Ohana Kuleana Community Garden 2016 Season Highlights

In 2016 our 35 groups of garden 'ohana harvested over 2,600 lbs. of produce! Yum!

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Here are some of the highlights from the season...

  • Worked on creating paradise with a Permaculture Consultant, Grant Curry from the Permaculture Provision Project, to plant and care for our Food Forest. We planted 4 more guilds! Including:

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  • Started having potlucks after each workday, so we could gather together over food starting with an inspiration moment!

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  • Enjoyed the gifts each of our garden ‘ohana has to offer the garden and community; including ‘Ohana Yoga, taught by our garden ‘ohana Joy.

  • Marye_Jackson_-_OKCG_2016.jpgGathered for Monday Nights with Marye, a group of ‘ohana self-organizing evening workdays to care for the herb garden and food forest.

  • Garden Manager Mia attended a Leadership Training to better grow a healthier community by empowering and engaging people to use their experience, passion, skills, and knowledge to shape our community.

  • Started a mentorship program which paired experienced gardeners with beginner gardeners!

  • Attended the Four Corners Annual Permaculture Convergence, thanks to 2 scholarship from by Growing Spaces Growing Domes, to further integrate this philosophy of Permaculture into our garden and garden culture.
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  • commented 2016-12-15 18:44:02 -0700
    By all measures it was a glorious year. It’s wonderful to see it expand, offer more knowlwdge and include more people as the beauty and productivity increase. Good job.