Learn To Garden


New Gardeners Program

Grow Organic Vegetables for Free!

Each year Plant-Grow-Share provides families in Central Neighborhood with all of the materials to grow their own food:

  • Vegetable Raised Beds

  • Fertile Soil

  • Plants and Seeds

  • Gardening Classes

  • 1-on-1 Consultation

  • A Community of Gardeners

The program lasts from April through October. Applications are due April 27th. Contact Fernanda at (612) 315-1501 or fernanda@thecentralneighborhood.com to apply.

Central Neighborhood residents are preferred, but anyone is encouraged to apply!

How to be one of next years gardeners:

  • Complete application form

  • Attend 6 gardening classes

  • Volunteer 1 time at the market

  • Share produce with free market (Optional)

 Miss the deadline?

We would still love to get you involved with the project! Check out the volunteer page!



Workshop and class topics include:

  • Indoor Seed Starting

  • Raised Bed building

  • Transplanting

  • Soil Fertility and Health

  • Pest and Weed Identification

  • Harvest and Food Preservation

  • Putting the Garden to Bed

Classes are free to those in the new gardeners program and will be offered to others at a small fee. For more information on dates and to sign up, send an email to Growfood@thecentralneighborhood.com