Gardening for a cause in Noank

Emma Sutphen, right, assistant farm manager at Coogan Farm, and Emma Brunetti, center, assistant director with the Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association, work on raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens.  The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)
Emma Sutphen, right, assistant farm manager at Coogan Farm, and Emma Brunetti, center, assistant director with the Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association, work on raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens. The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Emma Sutphen, right, assistant farm manager at Coogan Farm, and Emma Brunetti, center, assistant director with the Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association, work on raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens.  The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space.

Emma Brunetti, left, assistant director with the Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association, and Clint Wright, one of the garden organizers, work on raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens.  The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)
Emma Brunetti, left, assistant director with the Eastern Connecticut Community Gardens Association, and Clint Wright, one of the garden organizers, work on raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens. The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)
Clint Wright, one of the garden organizers, puts together raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens.  The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)
Clint Wright, one of the garden organizers, puts together raised beds to grow produce for local food centers on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the Noank School Public Gardens. The mission of the Gardens Task Force is to enhance the six-acre site of the former school and create a public space. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

READER COMMENTS

Loading comments...
Hide Comments