With the best part of a foot of snow over the last few weeks and the temperatures mostly staying below freezing, the garden has spent much of January under a bed of snow. A blanket of white is actually a blessing for the plants that are covered by it. Snow consists mostly of air and, … Continued
Welcome to Prospect Heights Community Farm!
We are a community garden located in the heart of Brooklyn, just a few feet away from Vanderbilt Avenue and a short walk to some of Brooklyn’s greatest cultural institutions. Prospect Heights Community Farm is a project of BANG Land Trust and the Open Space Institute.
Bringing your Christmas tree to the garden will guarantee its continued use in the form of mulch which will be used in the garden and around the neighbourhood. Don’t let your tree end up in the trash! TreeCycle/Mulch Fest 2015 is part of an annual, city wide program organised by New York City Department of … Continued
The 2014 Leaf Drop is under way. Only two more weekends left, so rake ‘em up and bring ‘em over!! Leaves are a large part of our compost operations throughout the year and donating your leaves is a great way to support your local community garden. Happy Fall!!