Calling all returning Plot It Fresh farmers! NOW is the time sign up and reserve your plot for 2018!
In order to reserve the same plot you had in 2017, you MUST register by January 15th! After that time, there is no guarantee you will get the same plot. Open registration is January 15, 2018 through March 15, 2018.
Please note that all registrations must be completed at the Conservancy’s office (32 Prince Street, Newark, NJ). Please bring a completed application, a copy of your photo ID,  and payment. YOU MAY NOT REGISTER ON ANYONE ELSE’S BEHALF.
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Greening the community is fun, and certainly makes the city more beautiful! What’s even more fun? Planting your own productive vegetable garden that will nourish your body as well as your spirit!

By “adopting” one of our 4’x8’ or 4’x4′ garden plots, community members can spend time outside in the sunshine, working with their hands and their community to produce beautiful – and bountiful – fresh food gardens. For a yearly investment of $15 (or $8 for a smaller bed), our Plot It Fresh program provides Newark residents with gardening and farming education, as well as access to gardening space in Newark, since not everyone has the space to start a garden. Plot It Fresh even supplies startup materials, such as seeds, and technical gardening assistance for members!

In addition to the immediate benefit of learning new skills in urban gardening and farming, Plot It Fresh members will be able to provide healthy fresh produce fresh for their family while saving on their grocery budget– a gratifying experience all around!

Plot It Fresh gardens are located at: Hawthorne Avenue Farm, Smith Street garden, and the Sussex Avenue garden.





Conservancy community Garden