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The Forge Garden

SCU's 1/2 acre organic garden serves as a campus space for course research, service learning, and sustainable food production. Operating within the Center for Sustainability, the Forge Garden provides a living laboratory for exploration of environmental impacts and social justice surrounding the food system.


Fall Planting Workshop

Fall Planting Workshop

The Fall Planting Workshop (10am-noon), co-hosted by Start Organic, will demonstrate planting arrangement and spacing, select varieties, planting schedules, and include a hands-on planting lesson.

Come prepared to get a little dirt under your nails and walk-away fully prepared to grow your garden through the fall! Please RSVP!



Drop-in volunteering: Mon, Wed, Thur 2-5 pm 
(No work days during FINALS Week.)
Farm Stand: Friday 11:30-1:30 pm

*To organize a service day, tour, or event, please contact Rose at

See upcoming events and workdays on our calendar.

Find Us!

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1051 Sherman St. Santa Clara, CA 95050
One block from Lucas Hall
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