2019 Activities


March - Minor Tree Pruning 

March - $300 Donation from Wilco, $500 Donation from the Master Gardeners, and Dallas Community Foundation for sponsoring two interns ($1000).  - Thanks! 

March 25th (or so) - Squash, Broccoli, etc starts started in greenhouses 

Early April - Nan our new Orchardist and Gary worked on the fruit trees 



April 1st - Job Announcements 

April 12th - Job Applications Due 

April 17,18,19  - Job Interviews 

April 22-24 Job Offers

May 4th - Interns first day - picking up wood (help tarps down), picking up tarps, coiling hoses, etc. 


May 5th - Garden gets rototilled 


May 9th - The gardens and interns are ready! 


May 11th - helping at the plant sale 


May 15th - All that starts and seeds are here - Thanks Linda Fox, Master Gardeners, and Wilco! 


May 15-June 1 - Planting 


June 1 - Planting is pretty much done! 

June 1 - June 7 - Mulching paths - Thanks for the chips Anderson Mobile! 


June 8 -  First PayDay!  



June 15 - Garden Plants are GROWING 


June 22 - Pollinator Festival Dancing Oaks Nursery 


June 24 -  First Harvest 10 Pounds of Radishes



July 2nd - Lettuce Harvest - 75 pounds 


July 9th - More lettuce and summer squash - 130 pounds 


July 13th - Minions has started! 


July 16th - Over 200 pounds of produce this week! 


July 23rd:  Great Harvest 265 Pounds and our a fun open house! 


July 30th 175 Pounds of Harvest 



August 3rd - Great treats from the interns and paperwork forms filled for fair displays! 

August 6th Harvest - 250 Pounds (Lost Camera) 

August 8th - Fair Booth a Success. Thanks for the peaches perryhill farms. >$180 raised for hazel hoes

August 9th - Fair Exhibits - 4 Champions, 4 Reserve Champions, 24 Blue  Ribbons, 22 Red Ribbons, 1 White, Everyone qualifies for state! 

August 13th - Cabbages and first tomatoes get harvested 240 Pounds 



August  17 - Staking tomatoes in the garden 



August  21 - Harvest - 260 Pounds 


August  27 - Harvest - 255 Pounds 


September 3rd - 400 Pounds! 


September 7th - Last formal day - Making Salsa 



September 10th - 270 Pounds 


September 14th - Fund Raising is done 


September 17th - Harvest 170 Pounds 


September 24th - Harvest 180 Pounds 


September 28 - Last "Garden" Day - Knocking the sunflowers down and picking last of the tomatoes 
 

October 2nd - Last delivery 280 Pounds 


October 3rd - Garden Mowed, Manure Delivered, Rototilling Done! 



October 5th - Tarps are spread and we are done!





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