What an amazing turnout we had yesterday for our second Earth Day Event in the Bronx! It's always a wonderful day when the community gets involved! Here's a photo of some of our fun-loving volunteers dancing the Macarena...throwback, anyone?
Want to plant some seeds but don't want to spend money on planters?
You can use TP rolls and milk containers instead!
1. Go to your local Starbucks
2. Ask a barista if they have or will save TP rolls, milk containers, and coffee grinds for your garden
3. Bring your FREE recycleables home and start planting!
Coffee Grinds - Mix in coffee grinds with your soil or compost; the nitrogen in it helps your plants to grow! It also keeps the grinds out of landfills, repels ants and slugs, and entices earthworms to help your garden stay healthy!
TP rolls - use scissors to cut roll in half, fill each half with your s...