Roger That Garden Urgent Call for Action!
As you are aware, this beloved community garden is on the verge of becoming six luxury condos as a small-time real estate... Read more
SAVE ROGER THAT GARDEN PROJECT!
Dear Friends, Family, Donors, and Supporters,
It comes with heavy heart to inform you that the Roger That Garden Project is in imminent danger of destruction as a result of... Read more
Project Leaf Drop - 2013
We need your leaves for composting! Drop off at the garden gate or e-mail us for info on pick-up availability. Thank you, thank you, thank you!
BULB PLANTING - Sun, October 13th - 12-4pm
Is it October already? Come get dirty on SUNDAY October 13th, 12-4:00 with good old fashioned fall fun: compost turning, garlic planting, and 300 daffodil bulbs need... Read more
SEMPTEMBER IN THE GARDEN
Is it Fall ALREADY?!?!?! New York's favorite* season is shorter than you think, so come enjoy Autumn at the Roger That Garden Project!
SEPTEMBER CLEAN UP AND PLANTING DAY: SATURDAY,... Read more
Love Your Block THIS Saturday!
Well, it is almost here. Roger That's big Love Your Block event is this upcoming weekend and we want you to join in the fun! Saturday, June 8th, 10-4 pm ... Read more
Roger That Greening Day! Sunday May 19th 12:30-5:30
Get in the Garden this Sunday May 19th from 12:30-5:30. We’ll be planting donated (and expensive) tulip bulbs, dividing some over grown plants to transplant in tree beds, planting herbs, and begining... Read more
Get your Earth Day on at Roger That: SUNDAY, APRIL 21!
WORK DAY SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 12-4:30
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Garden Party Potluck TOMORROW!
Hello One and All!
Don't forget to come to the Roger That Spring Pot-Luck Picnic BBQ Brainstorm Bonanza tomorrow. Brooklyn will be enjoying a sunny, 61 degree day and we... Read more
Impromptu Work Day! Tomorrow! March 10th!
After attending a most inspiring lecture by Doctor Vandana Shiva, there is a surprise work day tomorrow! About 11:30-3, March 10th, 2013! We can also celebrate the coming of Daylight... Read more
Roger That Updates!!!
Helloooo!!!!! We apologize for the lack of communication lately. Ongoing activities have made it harder and harder to upkeep two blogs. However the www.Rogerthatflowerfarm.tumblr.com site is super active - here you... Read more
Break Down That Wall
This past Sunday we had a pretty amazing crew come out and take on the impossible. That is, they destroyed the rat cave! Please allow me to elaborate- In the... Read more
Compost Continued, Smashing Concrete, and Doors
SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY! We'll be finishing our compost bins (so close, so very close) and smashing blocks of concrete with sledge hammers.So much fun, right? Right! So come on... Read more
IT'S GROWING! Attached is a picture of the progress yesterday. Not pictured - bulb planting, sign painting, weeding, removal of invasives, rose bush pruning, a lot of really awesome people,... Read more
Overdue Work Day!
Long time no hear, but we haven't gone anywhere! Please join us this upcoming Saturday, August 25th from 11:30 - whenever. The garden is lush, the bees are happy, and... Read more
The dog and I will be in the garden planting our vegetables on Wednesday evening 6-8 (thanks month of June for so much day light) and Sunday morning from 10-2. Please... Read more
Saturday from 11-5 on Park and Rogers we'll be finishing building our beds, moving soil, mixing soil, planting plants, and having fun in the sun. We'd love for you to... Read more
The Great Mud Delivery of 2012
You can read more about our morning mud venture here! Besides the time I sunk my entire body in a mud pit in the Grand Canyon (where these rivers meet)... Read more
Sorry for not updating people on the garden sooner! I've been disgustingly busy at work and was away over Memorial Day (and believe me, it was actually... Read more
Thank You, Friends
The Roger That! Garden Project officially met it's funding goal this past week and we want to say THANK YOU! Thank you, thank you, thank you. A resounding thanks, all around.... Read more
The Revolution will be Mulched
We received an early morning mulch donation yesterday. It's often possible to find a local arborist who's happy to bring their woody debris to a community garden rather than paying... Read more
All Hands on Deck, All Hands on Deck!
Thank you so much to those who came down this past Sunday! We'd like to tell you how many neighbors have stopped by to say how much they enjoy the... Read more
Here We Go
If you're looking for something to do this Sunday, we'd love to see you down in the Garden. Erik and Emily will be there from 11-3. Park Place and Rogers... Read more
Oh So Much
We've hit the $3,000.00 mark! Wow. What? Awesome!
Don't forget to keep up with the Garden's progress on our Tumblr page. This weekend was full of planting, Planting, PLANTING. Not... Read more
Another Sunday, Another Work Day
It's been rainy as of late so I hope you're itching to get outside and garden. We'll be out there this Sunday from 12-5 again. Cleaning, setting up for new... Read more
The Amazing Lionel Snail
If you didn't get a chance, check out our blog post here about the coolest kid in town.
Build It Green and Lumber Jacks
Our friends over at Build it Green have given us a generous LUMBER donation through their Big Blooms Program. Huzzah! The lumber in question is all reclaimed from scaffolding from building... Read more
Volunteer Day Tomorrow!
Looking for something environmentally friendly to do tomorrow from 12-5? Or for shorter? Or for longer? We'll be weeding, clearing rubble, hacking away at invasive Mulberry roots, planting and sheet... Read more
We did it! We did it! !ith your help, we did it! Our Kickstarter campaign is now fully funded at $2,000, with 59 backers, and with 23 days more to go! This ensures... Read more
Word on the Street
Sustainable endevours call for many helping hands. We've been busy collecting funds, but, more importantly collect people too. So we were happy to hear that the Roger That! Garden Project has been featured... Read more