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Submit a Workshop Proposal for the 38th Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference

We are accepting workshop proposals for the first part of the 38th Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference taking place virtually in February 2022! The conference is planned as a two-part series: Virtual panels and webinars will be hosted for a week in February and hands-on workshops and activities will take place in the spring in multiple community gardens.  The theme…

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Composting Safety and Resource Guides

COVID-19 Composting Safety Guide Many GreenThumb gardens host volunteer-run community composting operations or host food scrap drop-off sites. Due to COVID-19, curbside organics collection by the NYC Department of Sanitation is temporarily suspended and some food scrap drop-offs are currently closed. Because of these changes in the composting landscape, GreenThumb gardeners are seeing a growing public interest in composting at…