Community Gardens


Jeffers Road Community Gardens Rental Plots – Eau Claire County will offer garden plots for rent at the Community Garden Site located on Jeffers Road, just off the North Crossing in the Spring of 2017.  Garden plots measure 20’x45’ and will cost $35 per plot.  If you are interested in renting a garden plot or if you need more information please stop in at the UW-Extension office at 227 1st Street West in Altoona, WI.

2017 Garden Plot Information – COMING SOON!
2017 Garden Plot Application – COMING SOON!
2017 Garden Plot Map – COMING SOON!
Community Garden Plot Regulations (EnglishEspañol)


GHJeffers Road  Greenhouse – In the spring of 2016 UW-Extension will add a small 8×12 foot greenhouse at the Jeffers Road Community Garden. The greenhouse will provide rental space for up to 20 individuals to start seedlings in the spring, and extend the growing season with cold crops in the fall. If you would like more information about the Jeffers Road Community Greenhouse or to make a donation, please click the links below.

Greenhouse Registration Information – COMING SOON!
Greenhouse Registration Form – COMING SOON!
Greenhouse Regulations 
Greenhouse Fact Sheet
Greenhouse Donation Form


Community Youth

Community Youth Gardens  Located at McDonough Park and North River Front Park.  This program has many partners such as the SNAP Educators (formerly known as Wisconsin Nutrition Educators), Master Gardener Volunteers, local greenhouses, and local youth organizations.