Sunday, August 28, 2011

Is the watermelon ready to be harvested?

Much discussion took place about how to tell if a watermelon is ready to be harvested.

A little on the spot research took place.

We chose to pick it.

One was not ready.

The other was.

We ate it.

Friday, August 26, 2011

East Valley Transition group seed swap

The East Valley Transition group held a seed swap at Chandler Sunset Library recently.

It was a very fun way to share and add to every one's seed collection.

Wednesday, August 24, 2011


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Thursday, August 18, 2011

Have the Martians landed in the FIGG garden?

Carol Duffell's patty squash.

Channel 11 Mesa visits the garden

The City of Mesa is exploring community gardens.  Channel 11 / Public Relations area at the City of Mesa  scheduled an interview at the garden.  Lilly collected comments on what the garden did for us as a group.