Autumn is one of the most exciting times of year in the garden. The harvest is in full swing, the leaves are turning and there is tons of work to be done (remember, as gardeners we like garden work)! Here is our list of fall garden chores. We'll be tackling some of these later this … Continue reading Autumn Garden Chores
It looks like the Transit Garden will be getting some new neighbors: the Lee Brother's Auto Repair shop across Smith St. will be converted into a four-story apartment building. Take a look at the story on neighborhood blog Pardon Me For Asking for more details. What does this mean for our garden? Well, in the … Continue reading New Neighbors
Happy Spring, Transit Gardeners! Our membership renewal deadline is April 22nd this year. We've got a waiting list of new gardeners for the season, so please make sure to renew before then. Send an email before 4/22 to firstname.lastname@example.org to make renewal arrangements. April 22nd is also the day of our Spring Member Meeting & … Continue reading Membership Renewal Deadline,Member Meeting, & Clean Up Day
Spring is possibly my favorite time of year for gardening. All the plants are waking up, the possibilities seem endless, and there's plenty to do in the garden to get ready for the rest of the season. Below are some spring chores to start tackling now and that we'll be taking care of at our … Continue reading Spring Garden Chores
One of the most exciting times of year for a gardener is Seed Season! Now's the time to plan your garden, order seeds, and prepare for starting your seedlings and direct sewing cold weather spring crops. But before you get too excited and order 50 packets of kale seeds, there are a few things to … Continue reading It’s Seed Shopping Season!
The Transit Garden is thrilled to welcome members and neighbors to the garden this Sunday for a holiday celebration and tree lighting event! We will have seasonal treats, carols, and special guest Emmett Macrides-Einbinder, third-grader at PS 58 will be playing guitar! We still need a few volunteers to help break down the event and collect … Continue reading Our holiday event is almost here!
Fall Meeting Notes 2017 Thanks to all our members who made it out to the garden for our fall clean up and member meeting! Below are the notes from the meeting. Garden needs: More help taking care of communal ornamental planters: watering, weeding More commitment to individual plots: watering, weeding, dealing with pests disease, maintenance … Continue reading Fall Meeting Notes