The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Hazel Chu, officially launched the new Dublin Community Growers (DCG) website on the 10th June 2021. The Press Release mentions the benefits of Community Gardens on health, food sustainability and local communities, gives a brief history of DCG, and highlights the relevance of the new website to provide information about the gardens and resources for those involved..
As people are staying at home, they are turning to their back gardens and growing vegetables in them. In the interview, members of GIF, Greystones and Mud Island CG share their Covid-19 experiences.
Olivia Kelly, Irish Times, talks to Derek Oman, DCG, and Niamh Brennan, De Courcy Square CG, about the effect that Covit-19 access restrictions has on plants and members health.