Category Archives: SCMGA Projects

Garden of Native NH Plants

The Garden of Native NH Plants was created in 1996 by two Strafford County Master Gardeners, Carolyn Bassage and Gael Grant. It was started using the lasagna method meaning it was untilled land that was layered with compost and heavily … Continue reading

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Welcome 2016 Seacoast MG Class

Congratulations and Welcome to the new Seacoast Class of Master Gardeners representing Strafford and Rockingham Counties. SCMGA is very excited about having new interns and look forward to working with them on our various projects. One of our projects that … Continue reading

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Woodman Museum

The newest  garden at the Woodman Museum is complete and recently put to bed for the winter but not before the signage for the garden was unveiled. Dover resident and artist Veronica Eva Conley decided to have a neighborhood yard … Continue reading

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Grant opportunity for food garden projects

Originally posted on NH School & Youth Gardens:
Seed Money’s next grant opportunity for food garden projects. They offer traditional grants as well as “crowdgrants” which offer more revenue-generating potential. Their grantees are diverse and include food banks, community gardens,…

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Woodman Museum Garden

The Woodman Museum is ready for its Centennial celebration tonight. The tent is in place, the chairs and tables are arranged, the food will be arriving, and this wonderful celebration will be enjoyed by a sell-out crowd. “This once-in-a-lifetime event, besides being … Continue reading

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Woodman Museum Project

The Woodman Museum received a grant to install a  garden featuring plants that have medicinal and industrial uses. The area has been rototilled, granite benches set, and plants have been chosen and vetted by experts at Strafford County Cooperative Extension  … Continue reading

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Barrington Community Garden

The Barrington Community Garden is getting ready for its third year. In 2014, it got its start with a grant from the New Hampshire Master Gardener Association, which paid for the construction of the original twelve raised beds. Gregg Bolton, the … Continue reading

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