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Garden for Ghana – November 2015

 Click here for an overview of the Garden for Ghana Project     From 2-6 November CNGF’s President and Founder, Alrie Middlebrook attended a conference in Accra, Ghana on “promoting innovative composting alternates of agricultural and municipal waste “.   The introduction and continuation of composting is a key factor in making sustainable gardens  successful and the knowledge is […]

Garden for Ghana – Partnerships

 One reason for the project’s success is the commitment of local and global partners to work together to achieve the common goals. People from many different backgrounds are planning, digging, composting, planting, and teaching together to make a difference. These partnerships continue to expand and grow as the project moves forward. This page recognizes many  […]

Garden for Ghana – Starting the Work in May 2014

Click here for an overview of the Garden for Ghana Project May 2014 Visit – Starting the work    In May 2014, the YASC and Alrie visited Yamoransa and began the first Pilot Garden Project.  The first phase of the pilot garden involved the selection of the first of 13 garden sites requested by different communities […]

Garden for Ghana – Initial Visit in August 2013

   Click here for an overview of the Garden for Ghana Project   August 2013  – Initial Visit and discovery Yamoransa CNGF’s President and Founder, Alrie Middlebrook, visited Yamoransa as a member of YASC  to teach school children aspects of Ghanaian ecology, with emphasis on the coastal savannah plant community.  In the same visit she also […]