Category: News

Creating community garden networks in Ireland

Creating County Community Garden Networks Across Ireland

Two or three times a year people involved with social community gardens from around the country meet up to network, chat and learn from one another. The get-togethers are free, anyone interested in social community gardening is welcome and we often share a potluck lunch; no better way to relax and form friendships than sharing […]

How to Make Money in Your Community with Every Can Counts

Every Can Counts!

How to Make Money for Your Community Garden At a recent Community Garden Network meeting in Ballymun we were introduced to Karen Mahon from the Every Can Counts Campaign who shared some compelling arguments why we should all be recycling our aluminium drink cans, and how doing so could earn money for our community gardens. As a […]

Launch of the All Ireland Pollinator Plan

Launch of the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan

The Community Gardens Ireland are pleased to be one of the 68 organisations involved in helping community gardeners become pollinator friendly as the new All-Ireland Pollinator Plan is launched by the Biodiversity Centre today. All-Ireland Pollinator Plan We’ve agreed to share a plan of action with community gardens that will help to tackle pollinator decline and […]