Partner Updates

New Britain School Gardens

By Joey ListroJuly 9, 2018 No Comments
What were your biggest successes this season?

We were just approved for a USDA grant to build a high tunnel at a garden we built using funds raised through SeedMoney.

What challenges did or does your project face?

Getting the schools to be more invested in the garden projects.

How are you working to overcome them?

Building student and parent support and communicating progress with school officials.

What did you or your project learn this season that might be useful to others as well?

I learned that building a garden in the Fall helps alleviate some of the challenges of setting up a garden in the Spring and Fall.

Project Name:

New Britain School Gardens

Project Location:

183 Steele Street, New Britain, CT, USA

Number of People Reached:

200

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Joey Listro

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