Water Protectors, pumpkins and falling leaves…

Verde K-8th school has been welcoming the fall. The pumpkins are turning orange, the leaves are falling, and we are eating apples every day. We have been planting more greens […]

88 pounds of tasty apples!

Verde K-8 has been learning about, bioregional history, our local ecosystem, and harvesting abundance. Tending to the garden is part of our time in the garden. This week we transplanted, […]

Happy Birthday Mrs Meza!

Verde Partnership Garden is buzzing and vibrant this season yesterday we celebrated Bienvenida Meza’s Bday she and her sons built a beautiful chayote arbor this week. Thank you for all […]

Verde students learn to grow their own gardens…

The pandemic has been hard on our young students who rely on learning through direct engagement with their teachers, other students, and learning materials. This is especially true when it […]

Welcoming High School Youth to Verde

We planted lupin, corn, radishes, potatoes, and beans with them. Also shared seeds for them to grow and take with them. This week we harvested an abundance of Mellisa officinalis, […]

Verde in 2020

Verde Partnership Garden 2020 review 354 students ages 4-15 engaged with the garden before COVID. Topics include soil and community health, metamorphosis, edible alphabet, herbs for tea and seed harvesting. We […]

RHS and Verde: Caléndulas and Cempasúchil

This week at our education sites 🌸we are preparing the soil and transplanting greens, and vibrant caléndulas and cempasúchil. We have been seeding a variety of winter blossoming flowers. We […]