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Sheet Mulch success!

Thank you SO much to everyone who participated in our sheet mulch event today.  As you can see, the result is amazing.  It certainly seemed like riding downhill today - and the full wheelbarrows actually were going downhill - what a nice change from Dig In Day(s) last weekend.  Many comments were heard about the relative weight difference between the dug up sod vs. compost & wood chips.  4 wheelbarrows in constant rotation filled the beds back up in record time.  Now we'll let them sit for a few weeks and let nature do its work.

Awesome to have Donna Divodi, Citywide Volunteer Coordinator, out there with us this morning.  Thanks for wrestling that cardboard with us, Donna!

And a big shout out to Jo Ann for waging war on the weeds behind the center bed.  Thank you, Jo Ann!

Please mark your calendars for Plant It Day - Saturday, May 4th.

Here are some photos of the team at work:









 

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