Learning about Richmond’s soil composition!

School Gardens Apprentices this week learned about what soil is made of and Richmond’s soil composition. Then we learned about seeds and their relationship with soil. We seeded corn, cayenne […]

Verde Garden Progress

At Verde partnership garden we have been tending to a patch of the garden that we hadn’t before. 3-8 grade cleared this space, seeded corn, lemon cucumbers, and sunflowers and […]

Spring is Here!

Verde Partnership Garden is so happy to welcome spring! We have been busy as bees, preparing the soil for planting, learning about plant parts, drinking tea, eating borage flowers. The […]

Verde Partnership Team Update

Verde Partnership team update We are now entering our plant science unit with K-3rd grade. We hope to deepen their already innate understanding of plants and their wonders. We started […]

True or False?

Verde Partnership Garden! True or false? Worms have little hairs This week we’ve been continuing to learn about soil health, circling back up to worms and learning more about their […]

Finishing our Soil Unit

VPG! Where the blue jays sing and the bees buzz. We are welcoming spring! Finishing up our soil unit with k-3 and starting it with 6-8th grade. With George Washington […]

Soil Biodiversity

Hi all! It’s the Verde Partnership Garden crewWe continue to learn about soil biodiversity and George Washington Carver! Aside from being a soil and plant scientist, educator and healer, he […]

2021 Was A Growing Year for Us!

2021 was a year of many hardships but also a year of many successes for our organization. Through the perseverance of our hard working staff and community, we were able […]

Verde Partnership Garden Update! Seeds!

Verde partnership garden update We have been learning about soil biodiversity, and seed biodiversity. We spend time learning about seeds, what they need to grow and where they come from. […]

Volunteers at Verde!

Verde partnership update! Thank you Hass Sustainability Task Force (UC Berkeley) for coming to volunteer with us at Verde, we had a great time planting cilantro and doing some infrastructure […]