Camden Hills School Gardens

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Camden Hills School Gardens
Camden Hills Regional High School

25 Keelson Drive
Rockport, ME 04856

 

Margo Murphy
margo_murphy@fivetowns.net
207-236-7800

Category
School Vegetable Garden, Nutrition Education/Cooking with Students, School Composting, Other

When was your garden project started?
2009

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Public School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers, Composting Bin, Composting School Waste, Greenhouse, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Local Farm Produce Obtained for Cafeteria, Schoolyard Plantings/Greening Project, Fruit Trees

Who volunteers in your garden?
Students outside of school day, Community Members

How is your garden project funded?
Budgeted School or Community Funds, Sale of Seeds, Plants, Vegetable

What community connections do you have?
Local Farmers

Who tends the garden when school's out?
Me!

What are your future goals?
Increase volunteers (both students and community). Build summer capacity. Expand beds. Grow the orchard. Would love to expand composting but starts to gets complicated with meat and dairy.

What is your most significant need?
Networking of knowledge.

Any other comments?
Would love a resource contact 🙂 other than people already knee deep.

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