Garden so good it deserves an audience? Sign up for Project GREEN’s newly expanded Open Gardens Weekend

Like the gardens it highlights, Project GREEN’s Open Gardens Weekend has gone through cycles of getting established, lying fallow and then growing. The first Open Gardens Weekend in 2019 was a success with more than 600 people visiting 30-plus gardens in Iowa City, according to event coordinator Beth Cody. In 2020, the event was canceled […]

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New Iowa City community garden set to open in 2015

This summer, Iowa City residents will have a new place to grow fresh produce, plot-by-plot. A city-sponsored community garden entitled Chadek Green will open at the intersection of Friendship St. and 5th Ave., and should be available for public use this summer, officials say. The property spans 5.2 acres, and once completed will have between […]

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