Apply for a plot in Homestead's Community Garden this spring!
The garden is located at the Heritage Center near the Palmer-Epard Cabin. This is a place for people to connect with the homesteader lifestyle and earth itself by growing their own food and getting their hands dirty. The Monument will provide a free 10 x 15 foot plot and water to accepted appicants. No pesticides will be allowed. The plots will be accessible from dawn to dusk daily.
How to apply
The application period is now open through March 14!
Did You Know?
To "Prove up" a homestead, the owner was required to make improvements including building a home, breaking the soil, and planting a crop. -- Homestead National Monument of America