Garden closing date: December 6, 2021
Per the lease agreement, lessees must remove all plant debris, cages, stakes, trellises, stakes by the end of the day on Sunday, December 6. If you plan to lease the same plot next year, fencing surrounding your plot can remain.
Each lessee must complete 3 hours of community work to lease again in 2021
A reminder that each lessee is required to contribute three hours towards the care and upkeep of common areas by the end of the day on Sunday, December 6. Most of you have already done your hours :)
If you still have outstanding hours, here is work left to do to get the place tidied up by close of the season:
Did you know that we use a solar-powered well?
The Barrington Community Garden uses a solar-powered well for its water supply. You can read more about how this exciting project came to be.
Connect with us Facebook!
Did you know that Barrington Community Garden has a Facebook page. This is a great place to post photos, ask questions (What is this weird bug on my squash), ask others for favors (Can anyone water my plot while I'm out of town), and more.
One of the many donations that the Barrington Community Garden has made to area agencies. Last year 350 pounds of food were donated.
Free resources from URI
Download the updated URI Planting Calendar. This table lists the planting time and days till harvest by vegetable and is a great resource.
URI Hotline: The URI Gardening and Environmental Hotline is staffed by trained URI Master Gardeners to help you identify plants and troubleshoot problems in the garden. Snap a photo with your smartphone and send it to email@example.com, or call (401) 874-4836 to speak to someone directly.