Garden Showcase Presenters

By Livia Donicova Garden Showcase 2015 The Garden at 485 Elm In Montpelier, VT, between the North Branch River and Elm St, lies The Garden at 485 Elm. This small community garden is all about offering affordable growing space for surrounding residents. The Garden Manager, Sheryl Rapee-Adams, was tremendously enthusiastic about being at the NOFA-VT Winter […]

VCGN at 2015 NOFA Vermont Winter Conference

By Livia Donicova On a recent weekend, the University of Vermont became a hub of farmers, gardeners, homesteaders and enthusiastic eaters, all sharing stories and inspiring one another. The Northeast Organic Farming Association- Vermont (NOFA-VT) held its 33rd annual Winter Conference in Burlington. On Feb 14-15th, Vermont Community Garden Network attended this gathering of inspiration and […]

Garden Spotlight: VNA Family Play Program

By Livia Donicova The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) is a non-profit agency that provides in-home health services to individuals and families. Their programs provide services in Chittenden and Grand Isle counties for all stages of life, from prenatal care and family programs, to end-of-life care. Operated by the VNA Family Room in Burlington’s Old North End, the […]