th month of the year…August – was the profilic month of the year.
kinds of tomatoes were planted in The Learning Garden in 2011:
minutes at each of the following stations: Fence Art, Kale Sale Harvesting, Agua Fresca, Worm Bin, Lady Bug Release, Blood Pressure Game, Photosynthesis Chalk Game.
school visits during 2011. Students came from all 5 Boroughs.
percent of vegetables harvested are of Latino or Hispanic origin.
pounds of kale harvested.
pounds of eggplant harvested. This was our best crop in 2011.
apples from 40 apple trees in 2011.
pounds of food donated to Food Bank in East Harlem.
lady bugs released to combat aphids in the garden.
gallons of rainwater captured.
buckets of mulch were carried by kids into the garden.
pounds of food used in garden activities by kids.
square feet is the size of The Learning Garden.