What We Do

Chicago Grows Food is here to support you at whatever step of the food growing journey you find yourself on. This section is for people who are experienced gardeners that may be seeking a deeper dive into education topics, want to share their experiences, and perhaps, find community and help build up the knowledge of newer gardeners.

We are inviting gardeners throughout Chicagoland to add their story to our #ChicagoGrowsFood photo collage.

Will you share yours?

Experienced Gardener Resources

The goals of this campaign are:

Access learning resources for experienced gardeners and gain knowledge on topics ranging from crop planning to food safety to exciting recipes for your garden harvest.

Build community with other people growing food at home by joining a virtual garden group unique to your area or attending one of our upcoming virtual events.

Visit our photo page to share your garden story and get inspired by other gardeners producing food throughout Chicagoland.

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