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This year’s gardening season is coming to a close and we wanted to thank a new partner for their support in our community greening efforts this year.
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This summer over 50 NCS participants worked on five gardens and lots contributing over 100 hours to the Adopt-A-Lot program. NCS created this video diary http. //vimeo shop for canada goose store online . com/48186775 about one of Newark’s adopted lots in the Fairmount Neighborhood.
Thank you NCS. especially Jethro Antoine parka canada goose france 2015 . Kelly Mulligan-Brown. Raul Hernandez. Jonathan Mosley and participants for bringing solutions to our community. We look forward to Jonathan sharing his Rutgers Cooperative Extension Master Gardener experience with our leasees next year.