Sustainability at USM

Food Forest Garden Work Party

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
Food Forest Garden on Portland Campus Green, Near main entrance to Luther Bonney
Contact Name: 
Tyler Kidder
Contact Phone: 
(207) 228-8218
Contact Email: 
tkidder@usm.maine.edu

USM's Food forest permaculture installation, portland campus

Join us to celebrate the first anniversary of USM's unique Food Forest Garden on the Portland campus. We will we learning about permaculture design and installation techniques, companion plants and plant guilding, responsible weed management, and other ways to work with nature toward low-impact, chemical-free gardening. 

Bring your friends and family and a snack or beverage to share. Plan to stay the whole time or drop by and lend a hand. We have tools for all to share.

Learn more about the other sustainable landscape features at USM here!