The Highlands Coalition welcomed the Boys & Girls Club and students from Charlotte M. Murkland Elementary School. The kids enjoyed a fresh garden salad, learned the 4 parts of a plant being the root, stem, leaf and flower. Also a thank you to King for assisting the kids and camp instructors.
The International Garden Visible along the main street and on asphalt in the Ford School yard, the garden is one of the few visible changes in a neighborhood that has seen hundreds of families displaced from foreclosures, four domestic murders, a problem with drugs and gangs, and high unemployment. On the positive side, immigrants from […]
Urban Farming in the Highlands of Lynn When most people think of a farm they imagine a rural, barely populated side of the country that only farmers tend to. This stereotype couldn’t be any further from the truth. At the Ford School garden, we intend to get the entire community […]