Lengthen the life of your garden tools and make work easier by getting tools sharpened.
Borrow tools you only need seasonally.
Get questions answered.
Plan your garden calendar.
- Use Portland Nursery’s handy vegetable planting and harvesting calendar.
Share the bounty – If you expect to have a wealth of edibles, consider donating fresh fruit and vegetables to a nearby food pantry. Or if you can’t use your own garden, share it with others!
- Plant a Row for the Hungry – this webpage, put together by the Oregon Food Bank, is filled with great local resources for vegetable gardening and fresh food donation. Or go right to finding a local food pantry here.
- Portland Fruit Tree Project – sign up to have volunteers pick the fruit and donate 50 percent of it to food pantries.
- Farm My Yard creates easy ways for homeowners to offer their yards to those who would like areas to farm and cultivate.
Have a favorite gardening resource? Share it online.
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