EcoFarm Conference

EcoFarm Conference
Pacific Grove, CA
January 21, 2015-January 24, 2015

Identifying Key People to Support Your School Garden

Last Saturday, I attended a Master Gardener workshop on Creating and Sustaining a Youth Garden.  Karen Wilson, a Master Gardener and one of the presenters outlined key people and roles for those of us in the planning stages to consider.  

Steering Committee (Big picture, strategy)

AZ/CA Sustainable Grant Winners Announced

Western Growers Foundation is pleased to announce the grant winners of the AZ/CA Sustainable Grant. Each grant winner will receive $500 to sustain their fruit and vegetable gardens.
Alamo Elementary, CA
Bess Maxwell Elementary School, CA
Billy Mitchell Elementary School, CA
Boys & Girls Clubs of North San Mateo Count at Sunshine Gardens Elementary School, CA
Canyon View Elementary, CA
Children's Community Charter School, CA
Clarendon Elementary School, AZ
Coolidge High School, AZ
Desert Marigold School, AZ

Sustainable Grants to be Awarded Soon!

The Western Growers Foundation grant for Arizona and California sustainable edible school gardens will be awarded soon! Grants are being reviewed now and will be posted by the end of the month. Grant winners will also receive a drip tape row crop irrigation kit! Stay tuned for more information coming soon!