...children, adults and families are given the opportunity to dig in and learn how to garden and grow fresh food.


...vegetable garden kits are planted by more than 80 organizations throughout the state of Minnesota every year.


...percent of program participants enjoy growing and harvesting the fruits of their labor!

This is a fantastic program—our school appreciates it!

Rachel (Edward Neill Elementary School)

We had many parents come in to help, and the kids really enjoyed it... This is such a wonderful opportunity for our students!

Katrina (Lake Park Audubon Elementary School)

The kids LOVE it!"

Alyssa (St. Paul Park & Rec)


Foundation and corporate grants and individual gifts fund this valuable program. Find out who supports the GIAB and how you can help.

Resources for participants

Access harvest records, tasting journals, recipes and vegetable gardening information.

Success stories

Learn about some of the groups who have participated over the years.


Email us or call 651-643-3601.