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Garden Work Day WHAM (Weed, Harvest, And Maintain)

Last date was Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Repeats daily


Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesAny time before each end date or when space runs out.
Let's get our hands dirty!  Come in some comfy, work-in clothes and shoes!  

Tentative itinerary - 

1.  Raised Bed Row 1, Column 5 - replant with thinned carrots from other raised beds, alternating with any remaining beets that are thinned, and onion bulbs from Raised Bed Row 3, Column 4.

2.  Add another compost layer to asparagus bed.
3.  Plant cauliflower, cabbage, and broccoli for transplanting.

4.  Water all beds and rows very thoroughly, until the ground is wet 1/2" down into soil.
5. Apply fertilizers, pest repellent spray, and pest repellent dust.

6.  Turn compost.
Come prepared to get down in the dirt! Wear comfortable, work-in clothes and shoes!

2-liter and 20-oz. soda bottles.
Ice cream buckets with handles.
Egg shells - crushed and dried, to feed the cabbages!
Cardboard rolls from toilet paper and paper towels.
Wood ashes (not from oak).
Plastic grocery bags.
Parking DetailsPark on the lot directly south of the garden, please.
CausesArts & Culture Community Environment General Service Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs
SkillsFood Distribution Mulching Nutrition Planting and Gardening
1 Position Filled | 1 Impact | 2 Hours

Location: On the corner of S. Fremont and E. Seminole, at Ray Kelly Park, behind the South Side Senior Center, 2225 S. Fremont, Springfield, MO 65804

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