Garden on the GO!

Thank you to all of our donors, well-wishers and partners for supporting the Garden on the GO project.

Please check back regularly for more exciting photos of the Garden on the GO in action!

Day one of our Garden on the Go build. It's really beginning to come together

Day one of our Garden on the GO build. After cutting, sanding, drilling and painting it’s finally starting to come together.

The sides are built and the signage attached. Looking good!

The sides are built and the signage is attached. Looking good!

Time for soil...well, not exactly soil. With the help of our friends at Grow for Life came up with a lightweight soil-less mix.

Time for soil…well, not exactly soil. With the help of our friends at GFL Industries we created a lightweight soil-less mix.

A close up view of our soil-less mix. Just lovely.

A close up view of our soil-less mix. Just lovely.

Like all of our gardens we are using the square foot gardening method in the Garden on the Go... bring on the seeds and seedlings!

Like all of our gardens we are using the square foot gardening method in the Garden on the GO. Bring on the seeds and seedlings!

We planted a variety of vegetables including, peas, beans, beets and more...

Our very first planting. We planted some flowers along with a variety of vegetables including, peas, beans, beets and more.

After a few days of water and sun lo' and behold our garden...it grows!

After a few days of water and sun, lo and behold, our garden…it grows!

Look at those beans go - we are happy to say our garden is really diggin' the soil-less mix.

Look at those beans go – we are happy to say our garden is really diggin’ the soil-less mix.

With our seedlings just a few days old Leominster was hit by a freak hail storm...luckily we had time to protect the Garden on the Go and all of our seedlings made it out okay!

With our seedlings just a few days old, Leominster was hit by a freak hail storm…luckily we had time to protect the Garden on the GO and all of our seedlings made it out okay! Phew.

We are hitched and ready to roll. The Garden on the Go will be making it's debut on 8/15/15 at the Harvard Farmer's Market- 27 Mass Ave, Harvard, Ma 01451. Keep your eyes peeled for the Garden on the Go in your neighborhood.

We are hitched and ready to roll. The Garden on the GO will be making its debut on 8/15/15 at the Harvard Farmer’s Market- 27 Mass Ave, Harvard, MA 01451. Keep your eyes peeled for the Garden on the GO coming to a neighborhood near you.

 

 

 

Opening day of the Harvard Farmer's Market in Harvard, MA. We had a lot of little helpers planting a lot of little seeds!

Opening day of the Harvard Farmer’s Market in Harvard, MA. We had a lot of little helpers planting a lot of little seeds!

This little cutie stopped over and planted some carrot seeds for us.

This little cutie stopped over and planted some carrot seeds for us.

We had such a great time teaching families all about gardening! We will be back in Harvard come harvesting time.

We had such a great time teaching families all about gardening! We will be back in Harvard come harvesting time.