Aug 31

Big Thanks Cascade Compost!

Posted on August 31, 2017 at 8:45 AM by Allan Warren

Pg 3 photo
Cascade Compost supplies nutrient rich compost to community gardens around Pierce County, such as these beds at Green Thumb Community Garden, turning waste into great food for plants and healthy veggies for our community gardeners!

Continue Reading...

May 31

Improving Charlotte's Blueberry Park

Posted on May 31, 2017 at 11:43 AM by Allan Warren

BlueberryPark-3 Just backstage of Pacific Avenue on the Eastside of Tacoma is Charlotte’s Blueberry Park, a 20 acre former farm with 3,372 heritage blueberry bushes. This public park is a unique attraction in our County, hosting multiple varieties of blueberries that are...

Continue Reading...

Mar 01

Harvest Pierce County to Host 8th Annual Spring Summit

Posted on March 1, 2017 at 12:42 PM by Allan Warren

If spring has you eager to start gardening, mark your calendar for Saturday May 6th and join Harvest Pierce County for the Annual Spring Summit hosted at Lincoln High School from 10am-3pm. Come learn about beginner to advanced gardening techniques, community development skills, and cooking. Kids are encouraged to come as Tacoma Children’s Museum will be providing activities. The event includes a free lunch as well as many giveaways including plant starts, seeds, and much more.

Continue Reading...