Getting Started

Are you interested in having a plot at the Community Garden? Click on the links below to access the forms you need to get started. All forms can be emailed to:

or mailed to:

United Way of Carlton County

PO BOX 250

Cloquet, MN 55805

**Please make checks for the garden out to United Way of Carlton County

Community Garden Registration

Cloquet Community Garden Guidelines

Cloquet Community Garden Release of Claims

Community Garden Brochure

Resources for Gardeners

Looking for more information about gardening tips and best practices? The CCG Committee recommends the following websites and print publications

Annie's Heirloom Seeds

Online or catalog ordering available.

Mother earth News

Online and print versions of Mother Earth News are available. Lots of great information about organic gardening, green living, natural healing, cooking, and much more!

University of Minnesota Extension

Trusted resource for learning about gardening in Northern Minnesota.

northern gardener

A publication from the Minnesota State Horticultural Society

Johnny's seeds

Online or catalog ordering available.

Carol deppe

Author, geneticist, and plant breeder from Oregon

Linda chalker-scott

Urban horticulturist at Washington State University

jeff gillman

Minnesota author

Barbara Damrosch

Author of The Garden Primer. Available at the Cloquet Library, or online at

rodale's ultimate encyclopedia of organic gardening

Available at the Cloquet Library, or online at

Cornell University extension & outreach