This FREE program empowers residents to grow healthy food in their own backyards to improve health, promote physical activity, decrease food insecurity and hunger, and potentially decrease their food budget. Gardeners are receiving one of three gardening systems of their choice (shown below) accompanied with materials, labor, training, and individualized support.
About the Backyard Gardens Available
Lehr is a Phoenix-based organization founded by Ed Williams, who invented the LEHR Gardens system as a sustainable, regenerative agriculture method for busy urban lifestyles.
NxT is a Phoenix-based organization founded by Dr. George Brooks Jr., a nationally recognized Aquaponics expert.
TigerMountain Foundation is a Phoenix-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower communities to better themselves through cultivating gardens.
Materials for Reference:
English Backyard Garden Flyer 2022
Spanish Backyard Garden Flyer 2022
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