The Impact of Home and Community Gardening In America

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The Impact of Home and Community Gardening In America

Research Conducted By: National Gardening Association, www.garden.org

Research Sponsored By: The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company,   www.scotts.com

To access full text click here: http://www.gardenresearch.com/files/2009-Impact-of-Gardening-in-America-White-Paper.pdf

This paper is sponsored by the National Gardening Association (of America) and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, (which is owned by Monsanto). The paper investigates who and why people participate in food gardening, the location and size of food gardens and of the amount of food produced and its value. It also considers the growing interest in community and school gardening, what are the most popular vegetables and attitudes towards gardening. 

 

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