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Sunday, September 25, 2016

CVG Work Progress and Harvest Donations, September 19 - September 25, 2016

Thank you!

Donut Hutt and Sophia for the coffee grounds

Leah for harvesting and delivering zinnias

Patree for delivering the produce

This week’s upcoming CVG Organized Work Opportunities
Monday — 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM -  *AM* at the garden
Thursday— 7:30 am - 9:30 am - at the garden

Most Recent Harvest donations

YTD Harvest Donation total = 2327 lbs
14 zinnia bouquets total to Page Robbins Adult Day Center on September 20.
3 zinnia bouquets total to the Collierville Library on September 20.
2 zinnia bouquets total to Collierville Christian Church on September 20.

September 20 bouquets

3 lbs of produce delivered to a family in need on September 19.
26 lbs of produce delivered to Resurrection Catholic School on September 19.

11 lbs of produce to Collierville Food Pantry on September 22

Work Progress:
On Monday September 19, Teresa, Stephanie, Patree. Harvested 29 lbs of okra, eggplant, peppers, few cowpeas/beans for a family in need and Resurrection Catholic School. Patree delivered. Planted mustard seeds in two more beds in plot 6. Planted renegade spinach seeds in one plot 3 raised bed. Planted turnips and overseeded Gonzales cabbage in corner bed of plot 5. Purchased 18 red romaine starts and 18 green romaine starts.

On Tuesday September 20, Leah harvested and delivered zinnias. Stephanie hand watered seeds/seedlings at garden in afternoon.

On Wednesday September 21, Stephanie purchased more lettuce and 45 day cabbage.

On Thursday September 22, Arlene, Patree, Stephanie, Teresa. Harvested 11 lb okra, eggplant, few peppers. Patree delivered to Food Pantry. Planted lettuce in plot 3. Sprayed BT. Handwatered archway boxes and seeds/seedlings (twice).

On Friday September 23 - Sunday September 25, Stephanie daily hand watered seeds/seedlings and archway boxes.

Beauty in Garden:

Monarch butterfly caterpillars in the milkweed

Swallowtail butterfly on a zinnia

Cabbages growing, despite the 95+ degree heat

Mustard growing