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Community Garden Resources

Gardening resources to support you in your garden plot.
On this page

Portland Community Gardens New Gardener Orientation

Organic Gardening

OSU Extension Service Fall & Winter Vegetable Gardening in the Pacific Northwest

Planting and Harvest Calendars

Soil and Composting

Invasive Plants

Safety in the Community Garden

Portland Gardening Organizations

  • Friends of Portland Community Gardens has been a hands-on advocacy resource for the Portland gardening community for over 30 years. We empower gardeners to make the most of their community garden plots by providing communal supplies such as compost and tools.
  • Oregon Food Bank offers free a beginning vegetable gardening course for low-income gardeners that teaches participants how to garden on a budget.
  • Grow Portland helps connect gardeners of all abilities with the learning opportunities needed to grow their own food.
  • Multnomah County Master Gardeners have a plethora of educational resources from garden classes to plant pest and disease diagnosis.

Resources to run a Community Garden

Starting a new Community Garden

American Community Gardens Association