Liberty and Victory Gardens During World Wars I and II and Benefits of Gardening Today

Liberty and Victory Gardens During World Wars I and II and Benefits of Gardening Today

Victory garden advertisement, c. The advertisement reads: “Sow the seeds of victory! Plant and raise your own vegetables. Write to the National War Garden Commission, Washington, D.

Victory gardens were common during the World Wars as a way to lighten the burden on public food supply. People saw this as an opportunity to be helpful citizens are grew gardens on rooftops, in abandoned lots, and in front yards. While we're thankfully not in the middle of a world war, victory gardens are still a great idea. Here's why.

It's Time to Bring Back Victory Gardens

Our grandparents generation had victory gardens to help contribute to the food supply, and doing this today can help improve health and reduce food costs! App recommendation to help with planning your garden!

12 Fantastic Victory Garden Posters :L. Mallory, 1917, New York State Department of Health | They had the right idea in 1917!

12 Fantastic Victory Garden Posters

Food… Don’t Waste It. Cooper United States Food Administration poster, produced some time between Almost 100 years later it’s still relevant. Proving once again that simpler is.

Garden Plan - 2014: Victory Garden, love this plan which includes plants to bring in pollinators.  A good starting point for my own plans, showing what can be done in a reasonably manageable area.

Garden Plan - 2014: Victory Garden

Garden Plan - Victory Garden, love this plan which includes plants to bring in pollinators. A good starting point for my own plans, showing what can be done in a reasonably manageable area.

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Victory Gardens

“Victory gardens were vegetable, fruit and herb gardens planted during WWI and WWII to reduce pressure on food supply. They were also considered a “morale booster” - Wikipedia Batman’s Victory Garden

Taken from the guidelines given in a document by the State of Illonois during world war 2 this is a modern interpretation of that victory garden planned with the Garden Planner from growveg.com

Garden Plan - 2016: A Victory Garden For A Family of Five

Thoughts on Growing a Modern Day Victory Garden

Learn all about victory gardens! Victory garden design, crops to grow in a victory garden & how much yield you'll get. Modern victory gardens might become

Growing a modern Victory Garden - Carrot Tops | An Allotment Blog

Growing a modern Victory Garden

Interested in victory gardens? See how to grow a modern victory garden & the crops grown for self-reliance. Victory gardens were necessary and encouraged

1943 pamphlet by the US Dept of Agriculture, instructing Americans how to grow their own "Victory Gardens". Scanned by Asparagirl.  (Thanks!)

1943 pamphlet by the US Dept of Agriculture, instructing Americans how to grow their own "Victory Gardens". Scanned by Asparagirl.

Heirloom goodness. - The Elliott Homestead

Heirloom goodness

Take A Tour Through A Colorful Backyard Victory Garden!

Take A Tour Through A Colorful Backyard Victory Garden!

take a tour through a colorful backyard victory garden, gardening, raised garden beds

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