Grow Food Locally
The Ottawa Community Gardening Network, a program of Just Food, is celebrating 25 years in 2022, of providing information and resources to support the vibrant, equitable and sustainable development of community gardens across the city.
- They offer funds and support to both new community gardening groups starting and to existing community gardens
- They offer the Community Gardens Development Fund in partnership with City of Ottawa
- They facilitate gardening workshops and network communications
- See the Community Gardening Network Map
The mission of Just Food is to work for vibrant, just and sustainable food and farming systems in the Ottawa region. It houses a variety of programs and projects to support this goal in addition to the Ottawa Community Gardening Network:
- The Just Food Community Farm
- Savour Ottawa – including Buy Local Food Guide and support to new food and farming businesses
- Ottawa Food Policy Council and the new Youth Food Policy Council.
- See justfood.ca for more information