AgLanta Academy is a workshop series for the AgLanta Grows-A-Lot teams (and public ) to learn, share best practices, and grow! Click the 2019 Training opportunities button for classes with AgLanta or partners. The 2018 training materials are posted below. Visit the Aglanta resource page to connect with additional urban agriculture training opportunities and partners in AgLanta.
AgLanta Compost + Resource Exchange
Build Your Garden Team
& More Resilient Garden Food
Site Plans + SAPS
Links to additional resources from other programs: Asset Exercise + Community Garden Guideline Creation Exercise + Garden Organization Tips+ Best Practices + Sample Garden Calendar + Sample Application for a Garden Bed + Sample Garden Team Leadership Roles + Sample Garden Faq Sheet for a new member.
Pre-Academy Site visit with Elizabeth + Maurice. Links to GrowVeg.com.
Pre-academy site visit. Post-workshop homework: Complete Urban Agriculture SAP, Licensure, Review Vacate Policy, Insurance, fees. Complete DRAFT Urban Garden Budget Template .
Crop Planning + Garden Budgets
Complete staking phase 1, Complete spring crop plan. Start early seeds.Complete garden budget for phase 1 of your site plan. Apply for 1-2 grants on Grant Calendar, cultivate sponsors, donations.
Garden Leadership Teams
+ Garden Build Event
Tools of strong, sustainable garden teams: garden guidelines, garden communication plan, garden team roles, membership fees, common area maintenance. *(Credit for sample templates include American Community Garden Association, Louisville Grows, Denver Urban Gardens, Atlanta Community Food Bank etc. ) Planning your garden build event: date + checklist/resources (waivers, photo releases, resource list - materials etc.). * Credit for template is The Conservation Fund. Link to 2018 shared grant calendar and resource list can be accessed through garden managers.