We grow food
We grow leadership
We grow community
We grow the future
We grow hope
We grow awareness

Benicia Community Gardens

 

May 28 – Community Share Plot Workday

Growing – Community-Supported Kitchen Initiative

 

Welcome to Benicia Community Gardens!

We are a volunteer-based non-profit organization dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, community-based food system through hands-on learning, collaboration, and leadership.  Our programs help local residents learn how to grow their own edible ecosystems and increase access to fresh, wholesome foods produced by sustainable farms, dairies, and fisheries. We hope our initiatives inspire other communities to adopt ecologically responsible practices to meet the challenges of climate change and resource scarcity.  We are on our way, step by step, to help our community and others thrive in our time. Read more…

Community Gardens

Benicia Community Gardens
Get dirty!

Community Orchard

orchard
Grow fruit trees!

Community Supported Agriculture

Community Supported Agriculture
Eat local!

Urban Farm

Urban Farm
How do I start?

Benicia Sustainable Backyard

Benicia Sustainable Backyard
Apply here!

What's For Dinner?

Let's eat together!

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Upcoming Events

May
28
Sat
9:00 am Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BCG maintains a Benicia Community Share Plot where we grow food for donation to the community members in need. It’s cared for by volunteers and you are welcome to join in at any of our workdays. Chris[...]
Jun
11
Sat
9:00 am Benicia Community Gardens Workday @ Avant and Swenson Gardens
Benicia Community Gardens Workday @ Avant and Swenson Gardens
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9am-12pm at Avant Garden 12pm-1pm potluck at Avant Garden 1pm-4pm at Swenson Garden
Jun
15
Wed
5:30 pm Mini Orchard Workday @ Community Orchard, Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mini Orchard Workday @ Community Orchard, Heritage Presbyterian Church
Jun 15 @ 5:30 pm
Please come lend a hand at our monthly orchard workday, and then stay for a potluck and social! An hour or two of your time will help us make sure the orchard remains on track for[...]
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