From time to time, Growing Places comes across some great resources we think are worth sharing with our entire community of friends. If there are other resources you feel are worth sharing and that also fit within our mission, please send this information to for consideration.

Growing Places Growing Guide: A step-by-step guide to raised bed gardening–The guide was just updated and expanded.

NEW: Growing Places Growing Guide: Spanish version.  Thanks to a grant from the Worcester County Food Bank Fund to End Hunger we were able to have the guide translated into Spanish. You can find this and other resources in Spanish on our new En Español page, here.

Installing a Raised Bed Garden

Peatless Seed Starting Mix: GP’s own blend! For a more sustainable seed starting mix, try our recipe that uses coconut coir as a peat replacement. 1-gallon bags available for pickup at the GP offices, $10 each.