Apply for Training

Interested in starting your own community garden? Green Roots Network offers training on a number of topics at an affordable price. We can host the training at our facility or we can travel to your site.


Individuals: $25 per hour
Groups: $15 per person per hour

If you are interested in training and not located in the Greater New Orleans area, an additional fee for travel expenses will be charged.


Starting a Community Garden – 3 Hours
Planting Workshop – 1 Hour
How to Generate Revenue for Your Garden – 2 Hours
How to Build a Green House – 3 Hours
How to Start Your Own Worm Farm – 2 Hours
How to Hire the Right Staff and Volunteers – 2 Hours
How to Recruit a Great Board – 2 Hours
How to Build and Maintain a Chicken Coop – 2 Hours
Cooking Class – 2 Hours
Surveying Your Property – Minimum of 1 Hour
Using Garden Manager for Your Business – 2 Hours
Becoming a Member of Green Roots Network – 2 Hours


Please fill out the form below to sign up for training. You will contacted by a Green Roots Network Representative within 72 hours to schedule a date for your training. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 504.206.9298.