Building Effective and Sustainable Local Gardens to Promote Public Health, Part 2

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Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012

This webinar provides case studies of the three most common types of local gardening efforts – community gardens, school gardens, and employer-sponsored gardens.  These case studies will discuss key components needed to establish and successfully maintain these gardening efforts.

Click here to download a PDF of the PowerPoint slides. In addition, please check out the Community Garden Policy Reference Guide (2012).

Presenters:

  • Coletta C. Barrett, Vice President, Mission, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
  • Nadja Berneche, Program Director, Gardening Matters
  • Judith Collier-Reid, National Consultant, Teaching Gardens, American Heart Association

Moderator:      Debbie Hornor, Community Obesity Policy Manager, the American Heart Association

Sponsored by The American Heart Association and the Public Health Law Center.