11 Oct – Sweet potato harvesting & more :)

We had 9(+2) neighbours joining in the group activities¬†today. First activity for the day – sweet potato harvesting! Neighbour Mr. Teo said that the Japanese sweet potato plants were yellowing, and it was time to harvest the sweet potatoes. It was our first time harvesting the tubers, and not the leaves – and we had…

12 Apr – Update

At least five¬†neighbours came down for our regular weekly community garden session this morning. For two other neighbours who came by subsequently, it was their first visit to the garden – they had heard about it, and wanted to see the garden for themselves! A few things we that did within a couple of hours:…

17 Sep update

On the suggestion of a fellow neighbour Kai Yan, I wrote in to Starbucks to ask if we can collect used coffee grounds from them for use in the edible garden. I had heard of Starbucks’ success in giving out their coffee beans for garden use in the United States previously. They are also partnering…