Growing Wellness: Plants for medicinal use in garden education programs

By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator

Calling on Garden Support – Extension Master Gardener Volunteers

Early spring is the time when garden organizers are taking stock: Are there enough tools on hand? What needs to be fixed or upgraded? Do we need to order compost? In our logistical rush to get things ready, let us not forget perhaps the most important question: Do we have the people committed to the […]

Voices of Vermont Extension Master Gardener Project Leaders & Community Partners

By Libby Weiland

Seed Libraries: Conserving Biodiversity, Building Community, Sharing Resources

By Claire Londagin VCGN Network Outreach Assistant

Growing and Harvesting Popcorn is an Annual Tradition at Westminster Schools!

By Irene Canaris Garden Coordinator

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

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

Gardening and Cooking with Kids

By Carolina Lukac Gardens for Learning Statewide Coordinator

A new garden grows in Charlotte

Albert’s Way in Charlotte has a new community garden.

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 […]

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 […]