Minneapolis
Health Department

Public Service Center
250 S. 4th. Street, Room 510
Minneapolis, MN 55415
health@minneapolismn.gov
(612) 673-2301

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Community Gardens
Giving residents the opportunity to grow their own fruits and vegetables

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For more information, contact:
Vish Vasani
P: 612-673-3861
E: Vish.Vasani@minneapolismn.gov
  

 

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  Project Description

Community Gardens increase access to healthy, affordable foods and help building a strong local food system.

Join Gardening Matters and Hubs members for the next Hubs Network meeting on Tuesday, November 12 from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

The Health Department and Gardening Matters are partnering on the Local Food Resource Hubs Network (Hubs Network). The Hubs Network provides resources and education needed to grow, preserve, cook, and compost fresh produce. Gardening Matters also works with Afro Eco, Waite House, and CAPI to recruit members of the African American, Latino, and Southeast Asian communities, connecting members to gardening opportunities in their neighborhood. 

In 2014, the Health Department will work on the following projects:

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Did you know...?

People who garden reap health benefits! Gardening is great physical activity, and gardeners get to eat the nutritious fruits and veggies they grow.

Learn more about the Hubs Network at www.gardeningmatters.org/hubs 
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Last updated Oct 31, 2013