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Trinity Community Garden

Posted on May 5, 2012

Check these guys out!  Installing a shallow well and sprinkler system on the Trinity Baptist Community Garden just in time for their workday tomorrow!  What a great time they have been having getting this garden together and figuring out this well!  What a great bunch of guys!

Installing garden boxes at Trinity Community Garden Church

Here is a photo of the whole garden!  It is going to be fantastic when they get the mulch and plants all in!  Come and help them get it together May 5th 10 – 2p.

Trinity Community Church Grow NWI garden boxes

Portage Boys and Girls Club – Portage, Indiana

Posted on May 3, 2012

Portage Boys and Girls Club - Portage, Indiana

Thanks to Dawn Bell and the team at the Portage Boys and Girls Club. They are on their way to growing some Northwest Indiana produce!

Trinity Baptist Church – Gary, Indiana

Posted on May 2, 2012

Trinity Baptist Church - Gary, Indiana

Wow! These guys are doing some great work. GrowNWI delivered 4 raised beds and Ronald Jones and the Trinity team had 18 raised beds already built. An enormous amount of produce can be raised in 22 beds.

This city farm is located at 19th and Maryland. Go check them out!

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy Elementary – Gary, Indiana

Four raised beds delivered Thea Bowman Elementary. They will be used to create agriculture programs for the students. Bethlehem Lutheran Church is a partner in the project as well.

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy Elementary


Raised Bed Revolution

Posted on April 25, 2012

Think about getting a start on the early spring veggies such as cabbage, cauliflower, kohlrabi, swiss chard, and most of your greens.



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