This toolbox will help you get started and to maintain a patchwork quilt of Victory Gardens in your community that string together to produce an abundance of produce and flowers to sustain your family and share with others.
Return to this page as we'll continue to update it. Also, watch the calendar for upcoming organizational and informational meetings.
Start a Victory Garden Network Overview
Tips for getting your neighbors involved
Choose how you will communicate on a continued basis and provide a forum where neighbors can also check for events, new information, share photos, chat and ask questions. This could be periodic meetings, a website, a blog, and newsletters.
The Victory Garden Foundation offers a free website to registered Victory Garden Networks.
For information to assist gardeners; go to www.TheVictoryPatch.com. Sign up as a member (if you are a member of The Victory Garden Foundation, you can sign in with your same user name and password). Access information about where to grow, what to grow and when to grow. The Victory Patch website is constantly updated to provide additional information. If you are looking for information and it's not there; let us know and we'll get it to you.
Also, go to the Links for additional crop growing information resources.
While growing your food at home is a rewarding experience; food safety is a key component to your success. Here are some resources to help you have a healthy and safe experience in your garden by handling your garden in a safe manner to reduce the risks of food contamination:
Avoid accidents in the garden. Be cautious and here are some tips for making a safe garden a happy garden .. Click here
Go to the Grow page for resources.