Low-cost gardening can help reduce your monthly food budget.
Alliance partners with Inter-Faith Food Shuttle on Seed to Supper,
a six-week beginner gardening course.
How it works:
6-week course taught by three different Master Gardener volunteers
First hour of each class learning basics and essentials; second hour hands-on work in Alliance Community Garden
Learn the basics of
How to harvest
Creating a garden map
Each participant that attends four of the five classes is eligible to apply to receive the installment of a backyard garden worth 150 dollars!
What are the benefits:
Fruits and vegetables from your own garden are higher in nutrients than those that have traveled to get to the grocery store
Reduce the amount of pesticides on the fruits and vegetables you eat
Increases physical activity
Deeper connection with your food and sense of appreciation for what you grow