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Job Opening for Garden Coordinator in Lyon

We’re hiring!

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties (HCC) is searching for a part-time Garden Coordinator to help with school garden maintenance and with gardening education in Lyon County. 485 more words

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Midsummer's Eve Celebration in the Gardens

What a delightful night in the Pitney Meadows Community Gardens as about 50 gardeners and families gathered to celebrate the first night of summer and the one year anniversary of the gardens. 127 more words

Cutworms Found after Chewing through the base of a Pepper Plant

When a gardener asked me to look at their pepper plant that had died in a day, I had my suspicions on who might be involved. 238 more words

Preregistration Required for Jam Making Class

On July 14, the Pitney Meadows Community Gardens Sunflower Reading and Activity will be books about jam and then a jam making class.

Community Gardener and Teacher Faye Mihuta will read two books starting at 9:30 a.m. 131 more words

Trapping Cucumber Beetles By Mimicking a Flower

That is a cucumber beetle and they can do a lot of damage.  I found them in the garden this morning and took immediate action. 171 more words

Mulch: Sustainability in Practice

One of the goals we are attempting to work towards in the community garden is increased sustainability in our work. The most recent method we’ve established to reach this goal is our new mulching process. 507 more words

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