GROW FOOD INSTEAD OF BUYING IT
Spread the word! Lemon Grove residents can now reserve a community garden plot to grow food for their households! CONTACT US TO RESERVE YOUR PLOT TODAY!
The garden has been designed to host 34 raised beds for general membership, 6 raised beds designed to accomodate seniors, and 3 raised beds designed for handicap accessibility. All beds will be available on a first come first served basis.
The garden has left the planning and design phase; and moves into the build phase in April 2018.
While the garden is being built, you can contact us to reserve a plot, for any and all membership questions, or to help with garden construction.
Contact us to reserve your plot!
Phone: (858) 859-2992
Membership is available to individuals, households, and community groups who reside in Lemon Grove and are interested in a safe and supportive environment to learn about and grow their own produce.
All Lemon Grove residents will need to enter into a membership contract with Lemon Grove Community Garden.
Membership benefits include, but are not limited to:
-Raised beds that are ready to for planting.
-Raised bed dimensions are 4 feet wide by 10 feet long and have a depth of 18 inches.
-Access to drip irragation at no direct cost to the memebrs.
-A safe space to grow and harvest foods with friends and family, protetcted by fencing on all sides.
-Access to garden staff with agricultural expertise
-Access to numerous resources, trainings, guides, workshop and events.
Membership materials and garden rules will be available in English and Spanish, with other languages added as needs are identified.
*More information regarding multilingual services will be available soon.
A one-year membership fee is $100, which can be paid quarterly ($25/quarter = $100 annually)with specified volunteer requirements (six hours per year).
Those in need of financial assistance can apply for a fee waiver due to financial hardship and alternative volunteer service.