Resources for Gardeners


dbqcommunitygardensDubuque Community Garden Coalition 

The Dubuque Community Garden Coalition is a partnership of community organizations and gardeners who share resources and work together to expand opportunities to grow food in Dubuque. Our Mission is to create greater access to affordable, inclusive, sustainable gardening opportunities in the city.

Search Find A Garden to locate a garden near you

Explore helpful Gardening Resources from crop planning to harvesting


Soil Testing

Get information on how to take a good sample and send it in for analysis.


How to Take a Good Soil Test for Vegetable Production 

How to Take a Good Soil Sample for Tree Fruits & Grapes

For more information about gardening in the Greater Dubuque area contact:

Ray Kruse & Brittany Demezier

Dubuque County ISU Extension & Outreach or

563 583 6496