Troy Howard Middle School Garden Project

   “Watching a tiny grain turn into a 12′ sunflower is something you can’t experience on a computer.” – The Troy Howard Middle School Garden Project The School Garden of the Month feature has a few intentions: to highlight the work of school garden educators in Maine, to show the incredible possibilities that exist in school garden programs, and to … Read More

Pruning Apple Trees

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University of Maine Cooperative Extension tree fruit specialist Renae Moran discusses when and how to prune apple trees in Maine.   Learn more about growing fruit trees from Renae. Learn about seasonal maintenance of apple trees from the Maine State Pomological Society.

Central School’s Outdoor Classroom

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Central Elementary School 197 Main StreetSouth BerwickME03908   ContactKate Smithkate.smith@rsu35.org207-698-5169http://www.cesgarden.blogspot.com   Category School Vegetable Garden, School Flower Garden, Farm to Cafeteria, Nutrition Education/Cooking with Students, Nature Education, Community Garden 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, Hoop House, Our Garden Produce … Read More

Appleton Roots

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Appleton RootsAppleton Village School 737 Union RdAppleton, ME 04862   Lillie Vitellilillie_vitelli@fivetowns.net207-785-4504 Category School Vegetable Garden When was your garden project started? 2005 What type of facility hosts your garden? Public School What does your garden project include? Vegetables, Flowers, Composting Bin, Composting School Waste, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom, Nature Study, Schoolyard Plantings/Greening Project, … Read More