How Does Your Garden Grow?: Public Presentation of the Summer Research

Feleesha, Angiee and Jimmy were happy to present their research to the public on November 11. We had a great turn-out of gardeners, students, faculty and others who joined us both in person and on-line. You can download the PowerPoint presentation here (you’ll need Microsoft’s PowerPoint software to view it) And here’s a link toContinue reading “How Does Your Garden Grow?: Public Presentation of the Summer Research”

The Work Continues!

Angiee, Feleesha and James are nearly finished interviewing the 12 participants of the first leg of the project! Next step is analysis of the data they collected while simultaneously populating this blog/website with bits of collected information, including visual data (i.e. photos). We’ve begun to replace some of the “place holder” visual images on thisContinue reading “The Work Continues!”

Interviewing Begins!

James Stover, Feleesha Jones and Angiee Otterbein have begun contacting the list of people who made use of Wells College’s Seed Exchange and have begun interviews! They are uploading photos and transcripts and videos to a shared Google Drivee for the research project. Stay tuned for some glimpses of their data and a few thoughtsContinue reading “Interviewing Begins!”

What Is This Project About??

Starting in June 2021, two Wells College faculty members (Ernie Olson and Laura McClusky) and the Director of Sustainability (Marian Brown), began a research project on gardening and cooking in Southern Cayuga. We received a small research grant from Wells College to investigate local gardeners’ approaches to gardening, and how they might use the vegetablesContinue reading “What Is This Project About??”