March Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Fundraising Tools By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator

Food Scrap Composting at Community Gardens – Grant applications due March 15

Conserving Biodiversity, Building Community, Sharing Resources

By Claire Londagin VCGN Network Outreach Assistant

February Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Go Wild for Pollinators While Educating and Building Your Community

January Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Celebrate National Seed Swap Day! By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator Join gardeners across the country in the age-old tradition of sharing seeds. National Seed Swap Day takes place every year on the last Saturday of January—this year on January 28th. Seed swaps in Vermont typically take place between January and March, in time for […]

Community Composting Forums – Fall 2016

Over the course of 4 evenings, at locations around the state, we brought together a wide range of perspectives around the practice of managing food scraps through community composting, discussing the role community and school garden composting systems can play in these efforts. THANK YOU to everyone who joined us for these statewide conversations!  We […]

December Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

A Call For Community

Fall Grow It! – 4 Workshops, 4 Unique Garden Sites

VCGN visited four sites with unique compost systems for this Fall’s Grow It! workshops:

September Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

Build Your Skills Congratulations on supporting the growth of another season in your community or school garden!  With another year under your belt you’ve likely learned more about what works and what doesn’t work in managing your garden.  As the season draws to an end, reflect on what you’ve learned and what you want to […]

August Toolshed: Tips for Garden Leaders

A Special Invitation While your garden is still in its full glory, send a special invite to neighbors, volunteers, teachers, parents, donors, local officials and other current or potential stakeholders to come see your garden at its best.  This is a great way to thank the people who have made contributions and inspire new partnerships […]