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COMMUNITY GARDEN’S FIRST WORK DAY
TURNS EVERYTHING GREEN AND FRESH
November 12, 2016
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Some twenty gardeners gathered at the Community Garden on Second Street in Cedar Key for its first workday of the season, November 1, 2016.  And work, they did.

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They mowed the rear lawn;
they tidied up leftover cardboard;
they reulched year-old beds, tossing and
turning soil and adding nutrients and fresh mulch;
they transplanted sprouts to newly mulched beds;
they cleaned the shell walkway;
they weeded and planted the flower beds;
they uprooted weeds from the garden’s periphery;
they added fresh mulch to the ground around the beds;
they weeded the trellis;
they replanted the community bed from which transplants come. 
 
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The carpentry team, Alban Cyr, Joe Hand, Tom Deverin, and others,  added a new trellis, placed immediately to the right as you enter the garden through the gate on Second Street.  This trellis displays the Cedar Key Arts Center’s pieces.
 
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Best of all were the folks new to the garden.  They seeded or transplanted sprouts into their newly assigned beds with the help of the rest of the gardeners.
 
 
 
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In about three weeks, several kinds of vegetables ready to transplant: cabbage, kale, broccoli, cauliflower, beets, and three types of lettuce etc.
 
   
Gardener or not, do drop by the Community Garden and enjoy the incredible number of butterflies, greens, and blooming flowers.  All are welcome!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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