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Gardening

Community Gardens and School Gardens
Interested in starting a community garden in your local City park? Interested in volunteering for service projects or donating tools for community gardens? Check out the City’s Parks and Recreation Department’s website for more information: http://home.elpasotexas.gov/parks/community-garden.php

One of Parks and Recreation Department’s most successful community gardens is located at the Multipurpose Center located at 9031 Viscount Blvd. Check out this video of the garden:

Questions about gardening? Check out the El Paso Master Gardeners website to learn more:
http://txmg.org/elpaso/

La Semilla School Gardens: http://lasemillaschoolgardens.tumblr.com/

To learn more about community gardens, check out our new EP Community Gardens website:
http://epcommunitygardens.wordpress.com/

Composting

In May 2014, City Council approved a six-month compost pilot for herbivore waste from the Zoo!
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