Morag Gamble’s take on community gardens

Morag Gamble is a world-renowned permaculture educator, speaker, author, blogger, film maker and designer. She recently held a YouTube masterclass called ‘How to start a community garden‘. In it, she explains the many types of gardens people can create in any setting, but most of all she discusses the all-important benefits of community gardens in general.

Some of these are:

Perhaps the most important aspect of growing a community garden is, as Morag says, ‘making a difference’.

  • connection to place
  • growing community
  • resilience
  • good food
  • community composting
  • eco education
  • health and wellbeing
  • food security

How do you think community gardens can make a difference?