We grew 504 pounds of beans in the community garden!

The first bean and corn harvest from the community garden is wrapping up in Grande Saline.  The garden has also yielded melons, pumpkins, eggplant, okra, papaya, and some bananas. The farmers harvested 504 pounds of beans (!) that will now be available for the school lunch.  The corn will be ground and roasted, and  some will be…

Pwa bel nou! (Our beautiful beans!)

Today the farmers in Grande Saline began harvesting the dried beans. The beans will be removed from the pods and stored. These beans will be used as part of the school lunch for the children in Grande Saline. The bean harvest will continue as the beans continue to dry in the garden. In a few…