Township of Cranford

Please join the Hanson Park Conservancy for the presentation, “Organic Vegetable Gardening” with Virginia Lamb, environmental educator from Rutgers Home Gardeners’ School. 

Tuesday, March 20 at 7:30 PM  

Cranford Community Center  

Come learn how to start or improve your vegetable garden, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced veteran. Learn how to grow the garden that suits your needs and yields the bounty of your choosing.  Topics include sustainable soil management, variety selection, companion planting, mulching, cover cropping and succession planting, with an emphasis on organic methods. A vegetable garden is within reach to anyone who has access to a little soil and sunshine!

Instructor Virginia Lamb is an educator with over 25 years of experience, specializing in composting and organic gardening.  She has lectured extensively throughout the region to non-profit groups, companies and community/government organizations. Virginia is currently pursuing her MS in Soil Science, with a focus on the potential for soils to mitigate climate change. She lives with her family in Maplewood.

Hanson Park Events

Organic Vegetable Gardening

This program is sponsored by the Hanson Park Conservancy.

The Cranford Community Center is located at 220 Walnut Ave. in Cranford, NJ. The program is free and open to the public. No registration is required, but seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so please arrive early!