Common Good Garden

One phenomenal success of the Land Trust’s Community Garden is the tons of fresh produce that we, along with our partner Midcoast Hunger Prevention Program (MCHPP), are able to produce through our Common Good Garden. The Common Good Garden is run by a dedicated group of volunteer gardeners who show up with a passion for feeding the community.

In the first four seasons, the Common Good Garden produced over 9,420 pounds of fresh produce for the clients of MCHPP!! Each year more than 100 volunteers dedicate over 400 hours to making this harvest possible.

In 2023, despite a tough growing season, the Common Good Garden grew and donated over 1,500 pounds of produce to MCHPP including carrots, onions, and winter squash. This incredible harvest is made possible by the hard work of volunteers and important member support.

Looking to Get Involved?

Join us for a volunteer workday!

Volunteer Work Days at the Common Good Garden are every Tuesday and Thursday 8:30am-10:30am May through October. All our welcome to join us in the Common Good Garden for these workdays, just stop on by!

If you are interested in being part of the core Common Good Garden team and receiving email updates, please let us know: garden@btlt.org

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