Our Orca wormbins processed 77 pounds of food scraps. Our Cedar Grove collection was 296 pounds!!!
Archive for November 30, 2009
The focus, determination, and enthusiasm was in full force today as first graders chopped plants for the compost bin. After a brief discussion of the cycles of the garden, we got to chopping and tearing away like wild Tasmanian devils. We even dug up some more potatoes.
This amazing grant will allow us to purchase extra seeds and compost to grow organic starter plants to donate. Orca students can have a hand in the growing of hundreds (or thousands) of pounds of produce that will be donated to foodbanks. Watch the video announcing our win at:
This grant was sponsored by Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union. Out of over 100 submissions, only 4 organizations received cash awards. Go green team!