Archive: April, 2013

Spring Garden Party April 27 1pm-5pm

Published on 2013-04-14 in GeneralGarden News

April 27th is Springfield’s big day to kick off the spring season. The Hillbilly Gardeners and the Master Gardeners will be having their annual plant sales, The C-Street Farmer’s Market kicks off the 2013 season, and Grant Beach Neighborhood Association will have their Spring Cleanup that morning.

MSU Health and Wellness Fair Volunteer Day

Published on 2013-04-14 in GeneralGarden News

Fifteen MSU students volunteered April 13, 2013 to mark MSU’s Health and Wellness Fair.

Delta Zeta/Tau Kappa Epsilon Volunteer Service Hours

Published on 2013-04-08 in GeneralGarden News

Forty five MSU Students from DZ and TKE pitched in and made massive progress Sunday, April 7th!

DIRT Project Cause Momentum Campaign

Published on 2013-04-04 in GeneralGarden News

The DIRT Project needs your help! They are raising funds for infrastructure at these gardens.

Urban Roots Farm Accepting CSA Applications

Published on 2013-04-04 in GeneralGarden News

Urban Roots Farm is taking applications for their CSA (Community Supported Agriculture). You can get fresh vegetables year round grown right in town!

MSU Students Volunteer

Published on 2013-04-03 in GeneralGarden Community

Delta Zeta Sorority and the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity of Missouri State University will be volunteering at the Grant Beach Garden this weekend, April 7. They will be working in two shifts that Sunday afternoon. We’ll start the groundwork for new beds along the south side of the garden path, and/or lay in a new strawberry bed.

Spring Progress Report Jan-Mar 2013, Grant Beach Community Garden

Published on 2013-04-02 in

The main Garden is well established and will be at 100% production. We have sufficient quality topsoils for the spring crops. Summer crops may need a bit more compost, but the quantities on hand and judicious plant selections can meet our 100% goal for the main Garden area through the year.

Spring Planting at Grant Beach Community Garden

Published on 2013-04-02 in GeneralGarden News

It's Spring planting time at the Grant Beach Garden! Sunday, March 31, 6 volunteers helped get the spring crop started.