Monday, December 27, 2010

Cinder Blocks for Raised Beds

Remember: Rule #1  Always say "Yes" to donations. One of our participating schools just got a donation of cinder blocks. The coordinator was uncertain about how good they would be, esthetically pleasing? A quick search led to
Not only are they good, they are inexpensive (really inexpensive if donated), and have many other positives. Check out the site. See link under our resources.

Saturday, December 25, 2010

School Garden Planning Sequence in Photos

In the beginning at the raw site were the wood chips, soil, and raised beds...

lots of wood chips to create walkways

and seedlings started

and soon flourishing.

Welcome to GIVE

I've started this blog to help promote gardening in school environments.  I'll provide information from my own experiences and other gardening resources.  Welcome.