Top 10 reasons you should join a community garden

Community gardens originated in the early 1900s as a way to feed immigrants from rural farmlands to continue to grow their own produce and maintain community connections in their urban settings. During World War I and II, the British government asked its citizens to plant "Victory Gardens" to support the war effort. Millions of people responded by planting family and community gardens. Today the blossoming green movement and awareness of our planetary crisis has led to a majo