255 Parkway Blvd
Coppell, TX 75019United States
Gardeners grow and donate produce to food pantry and teach organics/composting.
Fruit Trees & Nuts
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
improve food access/alleviate hunger
provide a space for recreation or leisure
improve air quality
improve water quality
demonstrate water conservation
What practices, methods, or techniques are being used or demonstrated to help conserve and protect our natural resources?
using native species that are naturally tolerant
using plants to attract beneficial insects
reducing or limiting the use of pesticides
using companion planting or interplanting
using cover crops to control soil erosion and imporve soil health
rotating crops to reduce the risks of pest and disease outbreaks
using rain barrels or other structures to capture rain fall for irrigations
using drought tolerant plants