1 Mackworth Island
Falmouth, ME 04062
School Vegetable Garden, Farm to Cafeteria, Nutrition Education/Cooking with Students, School Composting
When was your garden project started?
What type of facility hosts your garden?
What does your garden project include?
Vegetables, Composting School Waste, Hoop House, Our Garden Produce Used in Cafeteria, Local Farm Produce Obtained for Cafeteria, Cooking or Taste Testing in Classroom
Who volunteers in your garden?
Teachers, School Staff, College Students, Community Members
How is your garden project funded?
Budgeted School or Community Funds, Grants
What community connections do you have?
Local Farmers, Nurseries, Food Pantries, Local College
Who tends the garden when school’s out?
Volunteer students/families, Other volunteers, Summer campers using the garden, Paid staff, Me!
What are your future goals?
Our goal is to continue to increase the amount of locally grown produce served in our school’s lunch program.
What is your most significant need?
We are very much in need of a shed