April 9th, 2014
This is the first post in a series featuring expert advice for Edible Schoolyard Network programs. Submit a question by email or by posting in the Network Discussion Forum. Benjamin Eichorn is the founder of Grow Your Lunch, a company that assists communities in developing edible gardening programs, and a former member of the Edible Schoolyard Berkeley garden staff. Below, he highlights five projects to prepare your program's garden for the new season. Decide which weeds are most invasive. Pull them out before they “go to seed” and create many more weeds for you to manage in the coming years. Consider transplanting and sowing the seeds of...