Peoples Garden (Cass Job Corps CCC)

21424 N Hwy 23
Ozark, AR 72949
United States
The Center garden consisted of multiple varieties of tomatos and peppers(jalapeno, chiles), okra, squash, zuchinni, watermelons, herbs, lettuce, and green onions. The Center is getting ready to do the Fall planting of winter greens.

Garden Information

Garden Components

Garden Type/Components

Plant Types: 
Fruits/Vegetables/Herbs
Fruit Trees & Nuts
Garden Types: 
Vegetable Garden
Components: 
Greenhouse

Community Benefits

People's Gardens can benefit communities in many ways. For example, they can be used to help raise awareness, educate the public, and provide outreach on several issues such as: healthy eating and lifestyles, natural resources conservation, cultural and intergenerational connections, sustainable agriculture, or environmental education.
raise public awareness
education site
improve food access/alleviate hunger
beautification

Sustainable Practices

What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
using plants to attract beneficial insectsusing companion planting or interplanting
composting
using plants that provide food, cover, or shelter to wildlife