Time To Get Started 2021

Key Dates

Feb. 28
Zoom Meet & Greet

March 13 -14
Community Work Day – Plot Prep

April 17
Start of Season

Notes

Irrigation system added new hydrants for new plots expansion.

Mushroom compost should be available to spread at the community work day.

What should you be doing now? Plan the layout of your plot.

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 In 2020, we gave away 3,135 pounds of organic produce to friends in our community. 

With your prayers and gifts we can grow even more in 2021!

Why Join?

Nimmo Community Garden promote access to
gardening, learning, and integration in the community.

Learn

New and experienced gardeners welcome.

Social

Make new friends with simliar interests

Work Hard

Literally see the fruits of your labor!

Community

Volunteers make us a success

Help Others

Growing and giving is good for your soul

Health Benefits

Physically and mentally gardening is good for you

a ministry of Nimmo United Methodist Church
Give and it will be given unto you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over…” Luke 6:38

Garden News

isaias

With Tropical Storm Isaias headed our way Monday night, we need your help to prepare. Please remove all loose items from your plot. These can …

Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.  Proverbs 12:11 Photo by Kristen, community plot holder Hello …

Straw was delivered to the garden May 3.  The cost for this was included in your plot rental fee. Mulching with a layer of newspaper …

VACoopExt

The Virginia Cooperative Extension has a great infographic to show you what you can direct sow and transplant mid April. More great information their website.

Rain - o - Meter

May 11

We got a lot of rain Saturday! More to come!!

Pests & Disease

isaias

With Tropical Storm Isaias headed our way Monday night, we need your help to prepare. Please remove all loose items from your …

Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase fantasies have no sense.  Proverbs 12:11 Photo by Kristen, community …

Straw was delivered to the garden May 3.  The cost for this was included in your plot rental fee. Mulching with a …

VACoopExt

The Virginia Cooperative Extension has a great infographic to show you what you can direct sow and transplant mid April. More great …

Get ready! Now is the time to plan your garden if you have not done this yet. Our last frost date is …

What a fantastic, productive week!  Welcome to our newest volunteers, Claudia and Val – we are glad to have you! Friday’s crew …