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URGENT: Contact City and Seaside Company to Halt Destruction in Beach Flats Garden

A bulldozer rumbled into the Beach Flats Garden early Thursday morning, tearing out mature fruit trees and nopales plants that city staff had earlier promised would not be touched, and damaging an already strained relationship between the City and community. (For more images, see The Day the Bulldozers Came) Parks workers ripped out stakes and …

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Media Update March 2016

Under Increasing Threat Of Legal Action, Beach Flats Gardeners Sign City Letters – Indybay Pie in Support of Beach Flats Community Garden! – Indybay Beach Flats gardeners reach accord with Santa Cruz by: jessica york – Santa Cruz Sentinel Coast Lines, Feb. 17, 2016: Community gardeners reach accord with Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz Sentinel Hundreds March for Beach Flats Community …

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Kale, kale, and more Kale

Dino Kale

Kale has an eagerness to flourish known by many santa cruz gardeners. The fresh foggy air and mild central coast climate nourish kale plants throughout their lifecycle. As the plants grow, gardeners harvest the larger outside leaves and remove and wilted or damaged leaves periodically. This method allows the gardener to harvest a few leaves every …

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