Skip to Main navigation Skip to Left navigation Skip to Main content Skip to Footer

University of Minnesota Extension
www.extension.umn.edu
612-624-1222

Extension > Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships > Central > Lake Region Takes Root

Print Icon Email Icon Share Icon

Lake Region Takes Root

Purpose

The Lake Region Takes Root (LRTR) community garden provides access to healthy, fresh produce for families in need in Otter Tail County. The project created a Master Plan for LRTR including future phases for sustainably irrigating, growing and harvesting fresh fruits and vegetables. Design plans were also created for an outdoor classroom to engage families and to facilitate self-reliance skills, and designs were developed for handicapped accessible gardening spaces for community members.

Partners

Activities

Outcomes

Funding

NWRSDP - $8,000
CRSDP - $7,000

Leverage resources

PartnerSHIP 4 Health - $5,000

Project start date: 05/2014
Project end date: 12/2014

Last updated 08-11-2015
  • © Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
  • The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy