At Milagro Community Garden, we grow a variety of veggies, fruits and herbs. We have a communal herb garden and apple tree, currant bushes and grape vines. Most gardeners grow vegetables and flowers. We also have a program to donate produce to local food pantries. In addition, there is a shaded area and a picnic … More How Does Your Garden Grow?
Organic gardening uses natural ways of fertilizing the soil by adding various kinds compost and soil amendments. At Milagro, we make our own compost using horse manure, fruit and vegetable kitchen scraps and dry material such as leaves or dried plant matter. The compost is created by putting up a barrier of straw bales and then … More Organic gardening
The Milagro Community Garden has about 30 plots. The average plot size is 10’x 16′. We use organic methods, so no chemicals have been used in the garden. This photo shows part of one plot.