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May 31

Improving Charlotte's Blueberry Park

Posted to Harvest Pierce County 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...

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Aug 30

Grant Award to Help Harvest Pierce County Focus on Diversity

Posted to Conservation Corner on August 30, 2016 at 11:05 AM by Allan Warren

Cover PhotoDistrict staff, and especially our Harvest Pierce County team, are excited about a new opportunity to focus on making our programs more inclusive for constituents throughout Pierce County who are non-English speakers. A $50,000 grant from the National Association of Conservation Districts, sponsored by the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), is going to allow for 

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Nov 25

Welcome Our New Harvest Pierce County Program Specialist!

Posted to Harvest Pierce County on November 25, 2015 at 1:54 PM by Allan Warren

Renee MeschiRenee Meschi joined the District as a Harvest Pierce County Program Specialist in August, returning for the second time after completing AmeriCorps Summer VISTA service with Harvest Pierce County in 2013. Now, Renee will be focusing on the Gleaning Project, as well as supporting Harvest Pierce County as it broadens its definition of a community garden, including food forests, edible landscaping, and other community-managed green spaces.

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