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Gardening is a beneficial activity that not only leads to the economical production and consumption of healthy and fresh food, but is a good physical activity that may help lower blood pressure and improve your overall health. 

Update on Community Gardens in Shawnee County by Brenda Jarboe

Contact Brenda Jarboe, Shawnee County Extension Community Garden Network Coordinator at brendajarboe@ksu.edu or call: 785-232-0062 Ext. 113

Click for a Google Map Locating Community Gardens in Shawnee County

community garden map

 If your community garden or a community garden you know of is not on our map, please contact Brenda Jarboe: brendajarboe@ksu.edu.  We love to hear about new gardens!

Success Story:

Check out the article about the Topeka VA's Therapy Garden:

http://www.blogs.va.gov/VAntage/31014/veggies-dirt-healing/