Press

2016

Local Leaders Celebrate Success of River Park Garden

Santa Cruz Sentinel - 6/6/16

Soil for All

Good Times Weekly/Home & Garden Issue - 3/9/16

2015

Community spruces up River Park
Register-Pajaronian - 8/17/15

Local muralist directs artwork at community garden
Santa Cruz Sentinel - 8/16/15

Watsonville garden aims to grow community, healthy food
Santa Cruz Sentinel - 2/27/15

Project Continues to Grow
Register-Pajaronian - 2/25/15

2014

Watsonville school plots community garden: Project aims to help Watsonville families produce healthy cooking
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 9/12/14

Peer-Led Model Helps Mesa Verde Gardens Expand
Second Harvest Food Bank – 3/18/14

Mesa Verde Gardens breaks ground in Live Oak
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 1/6/14

2013

UCSC students help out at community garden
Register-Pajaronian – 8/29/13

A Recipe for a Bright Future
Good Times – 7/31/13

Community garden takes root at the fairgrounds
Register-Pajaronian – 4/8/13

2012

New community garden funded
Register-Pajaronian – 12/21/12

‘Gift to the future': Watsonville garden project branches into orchard
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 12/3/12

Community gardens to expand by two
Register-Pajaronian – 12/3/12

It’s Harvest Time at Mesa Verde Gardens
Second Harvest Food Bank – 6/27/12

Nonprofit’s community gardens could be model for Watsonville: City Council considers gardens, plastic bag ban, urban forest plan
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 4/23/12

Community Gardens Target Obesity and Diabetes Epidemic
KAZU – 4/19/12

Mesa Verde Gardens Keep Growing
Second Harvest Food Bank – 4/12/12

Watsonville Families Grow Their Own Food: Mesa Verde Gardens connects young children and their families with organic farming
Watsonville Patch – 4/11/12

2011

Community gardens help families plot a healthy lifestyle
Register-Pajaronian – 11/10/11

Blessing Community Gardens: Veggie plots behind the Episcopal church are growing lots to be thankful for
Watsonville Patch – 8/4/11

New Saturday farm stand to open today at local church
Register-Pajaronian – 7/23/11

The search for earth: Demand for community gardens in Santa Cruz County vastly overruns supply
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 5/28/11

A grower of gardens
Register-Pajaronian – 5/26/11

Garden promotes healthy habits
Register-Pajaronian – 5/5/11

Community Garden Constellation: Preschoolers, families and a twinkly-eyed organizer bring more gardens to Watsonville
Watsonville Patch – 4/24/11

2010

Mesa Verde Gardens Project plants organic garden for young children at Martinelli Head Start Preschool
Santa Cruz Sentinel – 4/1/10