Spurwink Chelsea Organic Garden

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Spurwink Chelsea Organic Garden
Spurwink Services Chelsea

31 Spurwink Dr
Chelsea, ME 04330


Ben Dearnley

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

When was your garden project started?

What type of facility hosts your garden?
Private School

What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Chickens/Other Animals, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom, Nature Study

Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers, School Staff

How is your garden project funded?
Budgeted School or Community Funds

What community connections do you have?
Local Farmers

Who tends the garden when school's out?
Summer school students, Paid staff

What are your future goals?
To provide more food for both the 10 residential houses and for kids' lunches as well. Also want to add fruit trees and erect a seedling greenhouse.

What is your most significant need?
Seedlings and manure.