Edna Libby School Garden

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Edna Libby Elementary School

45 Fort Hill Road
Standish, ME 04084

 

Molly Sauvain
education.ripplingwaters@gmail.com

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

When was your garden project started?
2010

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Public School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers, Composting Bin, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom

Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers

How is your garden project funded?
Grants, Donations

What community connections do you have?
Local Farmers, Food Pantries

Who tends the garden when school's out?
Volunteer students/families, Paid staff, Me!

What are your future goals?
To upgrade the compost system, further integrate the garden into the school community and curriculum, and to create a Garden Stand at recess where students "sell" vegetables to their peers and students can "buy" them using reward tokens.

What is your most significant need?
Volunteers!

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