|The Lang sisters are|
ready to work.
|Dad was there with nourishing water for the plants |
and support for the effort. Little Sister is wondering
why her watermelon has found a home
in a different box.
|Esther Santiago-Babb gives a lesson |
|Dylan is trying the art of hammering on his|
own, while Ayanna watches her little sister
learn to use the hammer.
|They used a 12 inch ruler to mark the wood.|
|They hammered in a nail on each line.|
|Arnold Brown and Esther Babb watch the |
progress on the Square Foot Challenge.
|Dylan, Cheyenne and James help mark the |
|After all of the nails were|
hammered in they tied string
across the box making
|The soil has been amended|
with manure and peat moss.
The soil is ready for planting.
|The proud ladies pose beside their hard work.|
|A job well done is a great reward.|
|It is a very healthy plant. We|
will make a trip to water it
every day until the roots catch
on to the soil in its new home.
|He is looking to his right now,|
because he wants to transplant
his seedlings from beneath
the hoop garden cover.
We decided to leave
that for another
the thirst of the plants
set out the day before.
The Pre K- Kindergarten age bed has room for more seedlings and seeds. firstname.lastname@example.org or join us on Saturday morning for another volunteer session.