April 1, 2015
Ellen Orabone, Edible Austin
Community Gardens are on the rise in Austin. While the growing number of community gardens can be attributed to the heightened awareness of the health benefits of local, fresh food, we at the Sustainable Food Center (SFC) are convinced that more Austinites are growing their own food because many of them realize that gardening is good for the soul.
Outdoor gardening has several proven health benefits for adults and children.