Category Archives: Community Garden at Holy Nativity

New directions in Change-Making

Happy Earth Day!  As you’ve undoubtedly heard a million times before, “Earth Day is every day.”  And at ECM that’s certainly the case. That’s why today is a great day to highlight change-making projects that you can be a part … Continue reading

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Art for the Garden, from Otis

Last semester, we worked with a group of students from Otis Art Institute.  The students visited the Garden many times and got to know our operations.  They created projects based upon what they felt was needed at the garden. One … Continue reading

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Attracting the Good Bugs to your Garden

People often marvel at the beautiful flowers surrounding the Community Garden at Holy Nativity.  We explain that they are all working flowers — they have an important function within our garden. As an organic vegetable gardener, maintaining a rich diversity of … Continue reading

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Counting the Harvest

“Gathering statistics on community gardens can be as critical as harvesting food to ensure our sustainability.” LA Community Garden Council recently circulated a link to an article talking about the importance of keeping garden statistics. At the Community Garden at … Continue reading

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