Eating is an agricultural act. Eating ends the annual drama of the food economy that begins with planting and birth. Most eaters, however, are no longer aware that this is true. —Wendell Berry.

This online community is dedicated to supporting college students, staff, and corporate employees who start farms and gardens on their campuses, whether you’re still in the dreaming stage or about to harvest your first crops. Growing food is hard work, but getting started shouldn’t be impossible. We hope these tips and tools will get your growing space off the ground and make it a vital part of the campus community.