We grew from 0 to 100 in a little under 4 years…that is 100 school gardens built and then added to our weekly roster….we grew too fast and some of our earlier gardens in particular suffered from our lack of attention.
Enter the “Clear, Build and Hold ” strategy of Summer 2016.
Clear, Build and Hold
Identify the problem school gardens, and invest our resources.
Identify the problems!
shade,too little too much… water delivery……..soil sadness….vandalism……weeds…..
Clear the mistakes…
Build in new systems and assemblies that work…
Hold the success by regular visits…
A field report from Jeff…a lead Ranger!
Hello Garden Friends,
Excited to report that the newly transplanted seedlings and seeds are responding quite well to their compost and drip system. You can check this link to a video walkthrough or scroll below to scope the photos.
Until next time,