Rick volker community garden

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Rick volker community garden

  1. 1. Community Gardens Rick Volker
  2. 2. What is a community garden? Any piece of land gardened by a group of people.
  3. 3. Benefits  Social interaction  Recreation, exercise, therapy  Education  Connections  Self-reliance
  4. 4. Benefits  Produces nutritious food  Reduce family food budget
  5. 5. Benefits  Conserves resources  Preserves green space  Beautifies neighborhoods  Reduces city heat from streets and parking lots
  6. 6. Benefits  Provides a catalyst for neighborhood and community development  Reduces crime  Creates income opportunities and economic development
  7. 7. Design characteristics Form
  8. 8. Design characteristics Color
  9. 9. Design characteristics Scale
  10. 10. Design characteristics Texture
  11. 11. Design characteristics Scent
  12. 12. Design principles Line
  13. 13. Design principles Repetition
  14. 14. Design principles Variety
  15. 15. Design principles Focus
  16. 16. Design principles Focus
  17. 17. Design principles Transition
  18. 18. Design principles Unity

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