Monthly Archives: May 2020

Celebration of Life

We lost a good friend this month. She led an incredible life, and we celebrate her many personal and professional accomplishments. We are also sincerely grateful for having had the opportunity to work with her since 2016 when she became … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday

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Need more space

Regardless of where you live, sometimes a gardener just needs a little more space when it comes time for planting. Here are a couple of creative ideas. Benefits of raised beds Link Self-watering bucket garden Link Straw bale gardening Link … Continue reading

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Public Garden

Looking for a Strafford County gardening project to work on this spring? Want to maintain social distancing? Prefer to pick your own time and day? This may be your perfect project. The Joe B. Parks Riverwalk Public Gardens is seeking … Continue reading

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Farm to School Update

Still Growing in a Quiet Spring A normally buzzing-with-activity time of year for Farm to School, the 2020 spring season is strangely quiet. But visiting the school gardens is a reminder of the progress that’s been made in Somersworth’s Farm … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Photo Credit:  Jon B., MG since 1996

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Let’s learn

Free and open to Master Gardeners and the public… ●  All About Moles and Voles, May 13, 12 noon, sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Link for more info and registration. ●  Vegetable Garden Planning with Ron Christie. May 13, 7-8 … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Photo credit:  Walter Keane

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School Garden Update

Social Distance School Garden Prep Though it’s hard to predict when kids will be getting back into the school gardens, we know for sure it won’t be this school year with COVID 19 school closures extended to ensure greater safety … Continue reading

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