Getting Your Hands Dirty

Get kids, parents, volunteers, and teachers in the dirt! Create a Responsibility Plan and a Maintenance Schedule to keep everyone committed to the garden's growth.

Garden Chores for Garden Maintenance

Garden work does not end after construction and planting!

Suggestions for Assigning Work

Here are ways to get the kids weeding and have a family adopt the garden.

School Garden Weekly Maintenance Schedule (1 page download)

Download a maintenance schedule template to keep garden helpers accountable.