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Parking Reminder for the Community Gardens

Parking is hectic at the gardens especially during the start of the growing season. Once everyone has their garden planted it usually calms down a bit. We just wanted to remind of these parking suggestions …. Pullover as far as you can to hug the garden to allow enough space for a car to drive […]

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Gardens now OPEN

The Waukesha County Community Gardens are now OPEN and water is connected and available. We were lucky to find a window in between the rain drops to get the gardens plowed, stake all gardens, and connect the water. A big thank you to the UW Madison Extension Milwaukee/Waukesha County Master Gardener Volunteers for their assistance! […]

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Garden Opening Still Delayed

We had hoped to till this afternoon and get the Gardens open, but Mother Nature is not cooperating!  We got ¾ inch of rain at the Gardens Tuesday (5/21) night, another ½ inch on Wednesday (5/22) night and we didn’t bother to check how much we got last night (5/23). The soil is wet and muddy. […]

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Garden Opening Delayed

Mother Nature did not cooperate with our plans to plow today, so the Gardens will NOT be opening Saturday, May 18th as we had hoped. We will till the soil as soon as we can, but unfortunately, we have to wait for it to dry out first. This means we need consecutive days of sunny, […]

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garden plots at the beginning of the gardening season

Garden Plots Available to Rent

Garden plots are available to rent for the 2019 gardening season at the Waukesha County Community Gardens.  To rent a garden, you must be a Waukesha County resident. For more information on the gardens, contact Lisa at 262-548-7775 or lboyer@waukeshacounty.gov.

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Garden Harvest Celebration – Aug. 18th at 9 am

Mark your calendar for our annual garden harvest celebration which will be held Saturday, August 18th from 9 to 10:30 AM at the gardens.  There is no cost to participate but it is organized as a breakfast pot luck. Bring a dish to pass. Come and meet the other gardeners. Can’t make it for the […]

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Garden Closes October 23rd at 9 AM

Reminder … all produce must be harvested and garden plots cleaned by 9 AM on Monday, October 23rd.  Clean up includes the removal of everything you brought into the garden such as fencing, stakes, string, tomato cages, plastic, etc.  Smaller plant material can be pulled and left in the garden to decompose but larger, thick-stem […]

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Garden Harvest Celebration Planned at the Gardens

Mark your calendar for our annual Garden Harvest Celebration which will be held Saturday, August 19th from 9 to 10:30 AM at the gardens. There is no cost to participate but it is organized as a breakfast pot luck. Bring a dish to pass. Come and meet the other gardeners. Can’t make it for the […]

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