Register now for the 2015 Garden Starters Training Classes!
The edible flint Garden Starters Training Program is a 14-wk program, focussing on growing food gardens in an urban environment. There is an emphasis on organic practices and garden sustainability over time.
Applications are due Friday, January 23, 2015. The online application can be found by clicking here. The classes begin Monday, February 2, 2015, 5:30-7:30pm and run weekly until May 4, 2015. Classes will be held at the GCCARD Building, 601 N. Saginaw St.
The class fee is $65 and is preferably due at the time of registration. There are payment plans and partial scholarships available. Contact Sam Farah (810)244-8527 for questions or to set up payment arrangements.
Request for Proposal - edible flint Garden Starters Services 2015
The edible flint Garden Starters work group is seeking proposals from qualified “for hire contractors” to provide services to gardens in the City of Flint for the 2015 preseason garden preparation. Click the button below for more information and to submit a proposal.
edible flint Work
edible flint’s work is divided among several work groups. All edible flint meetings are open. If you are interested in attending a general meeting or one of the work group meetings please see descriptions and schedules on the work groups page. Feel free to contact us or visit our events page for further information. The work groups:
Access and Education
edible flint Co-op
Food Garden Tour
Organizational Work Group (OWG)
edible flint programs and materials are open to all without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, or family status.