The Definitive Guide to Jewish Community Gardens

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Zera’im: Jewish Community Gardening Resource Manual presents critical how-to information, along with insights drawn from Pearlstone’s unique, in-depth experience organizing, launching, and maintaining Jewish community gardens. 

The manual offers technical gardening adaptations for distinct demographics and venues, community organizing tips, cultural and political scenarios, and customized Jewish garden education programs.

With Covenant Foundation support, the Pearlstone Center partnered with a variety of Jewish organizations to create a network of community gardens in the metro Baltimore area over the past several years. 

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For more information, contact Jakir Manela, Pearlstone Executive Director, at