Tag: Gateway Greening Miscellaneous

Potato Tower Experiment

Experiments in the Demonstration Garden: Potato Towers

December 5, 2017

This blog is the third of a three-part series.   Building from Blogs After reading several gardening blogs which enthusiastically endorsed potato towers in spring but never followed up to…  Read More

45 Degree Angle Trellis Experiment

Experiments in the Demonstration Garden: 45 Degree Trellis

December 5, 2017

This is blog two of a three-part series.   One of the challenges of growing food in an urban environment is not only finding a space to start a garden,…  Read More

Experiments in the Demonstration Garden: Garden Soxx

December 5, 2017

This blog is part of a three-part series.    “I wish I could garden at home but…” One of the most common phrases I hear from volunteers helping in the Demonstration…  Read More

Treated Lumber

Treated Lumber in the Garden

July 14, 2017

Over the years, many people have expressed their concern over Gateway Greening’s decision to use treated lumber for gardening purposes. Today, we would like to take a moment to address…  Read More


June 20, 2017

Gateway Greening is grateful to announce a new partnership with Wells Fargo Advisors.  Within our community and school garden program, Wells Fargo Advisors is providing $100,000 in funding to Gateway…  Read More

Give STL Day at Gateway Greening | 2017

May 4, 2017

  Thursday, May 11, is Give STL Day, and this year Gateway Greening is raising $10,000 to support programs that are more than “just” gardening – like the creation of…  Read More

Seed to STEM

April 28, 2017

  Creating Curriculum for St. Louis Educators Gateway Greening youth educators have been working in local schools for the last five years, coordinating with teachers to get children outside and…  Read More

Dig It STL 2016 Webpage 02

USDA Awards Grant to Support Green Jobs for St. Louis Teens

April 5, 2017

USDA Awards Grant to Support Green Jobs for St. Louis Teens Gateway Greening, Missouri Botanical Garden, Saint Louis Public Schools among organizations working together to support teens pursuing degrees and…  Read More

Blog | STL Map Room 03

Greening the STL Map Room

March 31, 2017

This week the Gateway Greening staff found a new way to highlight school & community gardens throughout St. Louis City – by teaming up with the STL Map Room project!…  Read More

Blog, Rachel Deffenbaugh says Farewell

Farm Manager Rachel Deffenbaugh says Farewell

February 24, 2017

Gateway Greening Urban Farm Manager Rachel Deffenbaugh, teaching harvesting techniques to City Seeds Therapeutic Job Training ’16 clients. Photo Credit Deer Hart Photography.   Dear Gateway Greening Community,   It…  Read More