Want to start a Workplace Garden?

First season tips from employee gardeners By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator In its fourth year, VCGN’s Green Thumbs at Work grant program provides funding and technical assistance to support the development and sustainability of employee gardens at small workplaces across Vermont. Our grantees this year include a local pizza parlor, a statewide solar business, […]

Growing Wellness: Plants for medicinal use in garden education programs

By Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator

New Ideas for Your Garden

From Carolina Lukac, Garden Education Manager & Libby Weiland, Statewide Network Coordinator

Burlap Bags For Your Garden

Thank you for another successful Day in the Dirt!

Voices of Vermont Extension Master Gardener Project Leaders & Community Partners

By Libby Weiland

Announcing 2017 Green Thumbs at Work Grantees!

Nine businesses and organizations across the state will be starting gardens this season through the Green Thumbs at Work employee garden grant program. This year’s grantees come from all corners of the state and benefit employees in a variety of sectors–health care, renewable energy, software development, human services, youth theater, and the restaurant business. Congratulations […]

“Growing Food, Growing Community” photo exhibit at New Moon Cafe in Burlington

Food Scrap Composting at Community Gardens – Funding & Pilot Project

Grants for Pollinator Gardens

Join the movement and go Wild for Pollinators! It’s as simple as leaving an area wild, or planting a garden for pollinators. We know that cost may be a challenge for some groups. If you want to create new habitat or expand your pollinator garden look through these grants to see which are right for you and […]