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Water Tanks and Water Connectors

Water in the six tanks at the community gardens is used to water the gardens. Do not wash your hands in the tank.  Do not let children play in the water tanks.  To wash hands, tools, or veggies, draw water out with a bucket and wash outside of the tank. In addition, please realize that […]

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Gardens now OPEN

The Waukesha County Community Gardens are now OPEN and water is connected and available. We were lucky to find a window in between the rainy days to get the gardens plowed, stake all gardens, and connect the water. All garden plots have a stake in each of the four corners of the garden with a […]

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Garden Plots Sizes Are Approximate

Garden Plot sizes are approximately 20’ x 20’ and 30’ x 30’. Plots may be wider and shorter (i.e. 22’ X 18’) or thinner and longer (i.e.19’ X 21’). Plots are marked off by the Garden Coordinator and are not to be changed by gardeners. If you have questions about your Garden Plot borders, contact […]

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Community Gardens Open May 20th

The Waukesha County Community Gardens are scheduled to open on Saturday, May 20th. The plowing date is dependent on weather and “our turn” for plowing. Gardeners will be notified if it opens earlier or later. Do not begin gardening until you see a stake identifying your plot number in front of your plot and there […]

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Garden Plot Rental -Letters Mailed

Watch your mail!  Letters and registration forms were sent for the 2017 gardening season at the Waukesha County Community Gardens.  Gardeners should receive their packet of registration information for renting a garden plot(s) in the mail by Saturday, February 11th. Be sure to read the “Waukesha County Community Gardens – Rules” for the 2017 gardening […]

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Interested in Renting a Garden Plot in 2017?

If you are interested in renting a garden plot in 2017 at the Waukesha County Community Gardens, contact our office and request that your name be placed on our waiting list.  Once we know who will not be returning to garden in 2017, we contact those on our waiting list. For information about the Waukesha […]

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Plant Waste Piles Removed at End of Season

The plant waste piles at the Waukesha County Community Gardens were removed at the end of the season by the Waukesha County Parks Department. They will combine it with their plant waste and use it accordingly. By removing it now, it will allow room for plant waste for the 2017 gardening season.  Plant waste can be […]

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