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 ProjectThe 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 provide models … 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.

Appleton Roots

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Appleton RootsAppleton Village School737 Union RdAppleton, ME 04862  Lillie Vitellilillie_vitelli@fivetowns.net207-785-4504 Category School Vegetable GardenWhen was your garden project started? 2005What type of facility hosts your garden? Public SchoolWhat 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, Fruit TreesWho volunteers in your … Read More