Shead High School Garden

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Shead High School Garden
Shead High School

89 High St.
Eastport, ME 04631


Reeser Manley

School Vegetable Garden, Farm to Cafeteria, Nutrition Education/Cooking with Students, School Composting

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Public School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Flowers, Greenhouse, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom

How is your garden project funded?
Grants, Donations

What community connections do you have?
Local Farmers, Nurseries, Other Local Businesses, Food Pantries, Elder Groups

What are your future goals?
Our future goals are to create a garden system that is sustainable - in the summer as well. We are in the process of erecting a greenhouse.

What is your most significant need?
Summer maintenance. We are working with a FoodCorps Service Member right now to address this need with summer programming. We need more people interested in care-taking the garden throughout the year, and helping us to erect our greenhouse.