Get ready to start your summer garden!
May 2, 2013
Get ready to start your summer garden! The Kansas City Community Garden and Independence Health Department are working together again this spring to distribute seeds and plants.
Membership is required to participate in this part of the program. Bring your membership card with you, or join the Kansas City Community Garden when you pick up items. Membership is $2 for those who qualify for low or no income; membership for all others is $10.
Seeds and plants will be available for pickup from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 15 at the Health Department, 515 S. Liberty.
Members are entitled to receive 10 packets of seeds (your choice), a five-pound bag of fertilizer, a community gardening newsletter, discount on additional seeds and fertilizer and a discount on vegetable plants.
For more information call Joanie Shover, Independence Community Garden Coordinator and Health Educator, at (816) 325-7767.