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UGA Extension agents, staff and trained volunteers keep local communities informed through county Extension offices. We offer reliable information and programs in the areas of agriculture, food, families, the environment, and 4-H youth development. Let us help you learn, grow, and do more!

Getting Started

Here are resources for garden planning, including information on size, location, raised beds, plants to include in an edible garden, tools, sheds, and fencing.

University of Georgia Publications

Steps in Starting a School Garden was designed for those wanting to start a school garden.

These university publications were written specifically for school and community gardens.


Additional Resources

Although organizations providing these resources are based in different parts of the country, the information is widely adaptable to most regions of the U.S.