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Posts Tagged ‘school gardens’

Dec 17

HGEL’s List of Favorite Books For Gardeners…

An addiction to gardening is not all bad when you consider all the other choices in life.
quote / saying by Cora Lea Bell


Mar 22

Rain, Rain…Don’t Go Away – Go into My Rain Barrel!

IN HONOR OF WORLD WATER DAY! Many of us reap great harvests from our garden. What about harvesting rain? Yes, harvest our rain! Collecting rainwater is not a new concept! It is an ancient traditional practice. Historical records show that rainwater was collected in simple clay containers as far back as 2,000 years ago. Maybe it’s time to put some of these ancient techniques of rainwater harvesting back into practice!


Dec 26

A Sneak Peek: Starting a School Garden Program – Developing a Collaborative Plan with Stakeholder Buy-in

This is an excerpt from the HGEL ebook “Starting and Maintaining a School Garden Program: A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints” which will be available for purchase from the HGEL store opening Spring of 2011.