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Iowa Urban Permaculture

This is a demonstration garden for a project called Iowa Urban Permaculture that seeks to see what is possible on a small urban lot.  Can you feed a family of 4 in a way that respects the environment?  Well, we would like to find out.

Where it's at:

536 Marlou Pkwy
Des Moines, IA 50320
United States

Garden type:

demonstration/education garden

Garden size (in square feet):

4000

Garden beneficiaries:

families and The land itself

Number of people reached:

81

What this project needs:

funds
tools
seeds
fruit bushes
fruit trees
compost
mulch
lumber
greenhouse
coldframe
watering hose
garden cart
chicken coop
outdoor oven

Project leaders:

Robert Overturf
Diane Overturf

About us:

KGI is a nonprofit community of over 30,000 people who are growing some of our own food and helping others to do the same.  

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Contact us:

Kitchen Gardeners International
3 Powderhorn Drive,
Scarborough, ME, 04074, USA
info@kgi.org
(207) 956-0606