Community Planters

Community Planters, is composed of community members who share a common commitment to organic, urban agriculture and access to healthy food for all residents of Polk County through community gardens. We actively seek to create a more sustainable society by engaging in environmentally beneficial urban land stewardship, which includes community gardens and cultivating community.






Be sure check out the individual gardens!
-George Jenkins
-Growing Hope


What is a Permablitz?

Permablitz (noun): An informal gathering involving a day on which a group comes together to achieve the following:
-create edible gardens
-share skills related to permaculture and sustainable living
-build community networks
-have fun!


We will have many opportunities to get together and create community gardens. Our first Permablitz was Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the George Jenkins site. Please check the Calendar to learn about the next Permablitz event.