Community Gardens

Grow Food Locally

The Community Gardening Network, a program of Just Food, is a 22-year-old information and resource-sharing network that supports the sustainable development of community gardens in the city.

  • They offer funds and support to start new gardens
  • The Community Gardens Development Fund
  • Support existing community gardens
  • Facilitate workshops and communications
  • Find a community garden in Ottawa


The mission of Just Food is to work for vibrant, just and sustainable food and agriculture systems in the Ottawa region. It houses a variety of programs and projects to support this goal:

  • The Just Food Farm – a community farm with a farm start-up program
  • A local buying guide
  • The Ottawa Food Policy Council
  • The Ottawa School Feeding Network
  • See for more information




    Available for your questions

    For more information or for any questions related to community gardening, please contact | 613-824-7771