We could really use leaves and straw bales for compost and mulch. If you've got some to get rid of, please drop off at the community garden or contact David Pierce for pick up 816-392-1110.
So far this year, we have harvested 1,485.6 pounds of nourishment for the hungry in our community!
Please help the Community Garden stock the new shed! We need new or gently used 1 or 2 gallon sprayers, large tomatoes cages, hand pruners, loppers, PVC pipe, T posts, cattle panels, hardware cloth, yard waste bags, alcohol and bleach wipes, hammer, screwdriver, and plastic bins with lids. [...]
Thanks to Fisher and his parents, Dennis Squires and Troop 32 for building a shed for the Community Garden as Fisher's Eagle Scout Project!
Hydrant installation: Since Belton could not find the water pipe, we will be getting a new pipe from the meter. Danny Chevalier of Chevalier Construction and Nick Biondo of Four-way Plumbing will be helping Tracy Wheeler with this project! Digging could begin this week! [...]
We are harvesting 40 - 100 lbs each time. We are just over 600 lbs for the year! We could use all the help we can get to harvest, water and pull a couple weeds. Bring your friends and family to join the fun! [...]
We have harvested about 130lbs so far. However, the peppers, tomatoes are starting to ripen. We have a few baby cucumbers. We will need help as the season progresses. Don't miss the excitement. Bring your family and friends on Wednesday and Saturday mornings! [...]
We need produce, soda and other similar boxes/crates for transporting our harvest.
Our irrigation system is fully functional and the sprinkler has been re-positioned to cover almost all of the beds. We need volunteers to come and water on days other than Wednesday and Saturday. You can choose your day and morning or evening.The past 2 summers, the volunteers [...]
We raised $400 in our Seed Money campaign and receive an additional $188 Merit Grant for the amount of food we have grown! Thank you for all your hard work to feed our neighbors!