Eat Greater Des Moines will support your local gardens at schools, communities, churches or corporate giving gardens in several ways. We seek to help connect funders and volunteers to growers, as well as to identify and connect resources to growers to keep their gardens thriving. Our main goal is to work to support and keep these local gardens successful and sustainable.

Garden Resources

Community Garden Start Up Guide РQuick Guide

Community Garden Start Up Guide – Full Version

A Garden for Every School 


St. Anthony’s Catholic Church Community Garden

15 Indianola Rd. Des Moines, IA, 50315

Booneville Community Garden

28925 360th St # 54, Booneville, IA 50038

City of Pella Community Garden

1327 Orchard Dr, Pella, IA, 50219

Opportunities Garden

2810 1st Ave, Perry, IA, 50220

National Pork Board Community Garden

1776 Northwest 114th Street, Clive, IA 50325

Downtown Community Garden

800 SE 6th St., Des Moines, IA


Downtown Community Garden Website

Cornerstone Family Church Community Garden

6217 Willowmere Dr., Des Moines, 50321

(515) 243-2852