Community Gardens & Food Security

City of Billings - Community Development Division

Food Security & Economic Prosperity via Urban Agriculture
The first year of this three-year, city-wide project begins with a community assessment work to identify current food security assets, needs, benefactors and interests in several innovative initiatives. Outreach, strategic planning and fundraising activities support program development and delivery for priority initiatives including neighborhood and container gardens, xeriscaping / zerogardening, and a seed bank / exchange / library.

Native American Development Corporation

Creating Economic Business Opportunity through Community Gardens & Farmer's Markets!
The overall goal of the project is to promote community gardens and farmer's markets to enhance economic and business opportunities. This project is designed to foster cultural pride by respecting and carrying out Tribal traditions, including working together, to continue to advance opportunities for Native American people.