Gardeners celebrate new raised bed frames after a hard day’s work.
Garden members place new wooden frames around planting beds. The old frames had started to rot.
  • Fifth Annual Lobster Dinner set for Sat. Sept. 27th

    For the fifth consecutive year, Imani Garden will host a lobster dinner and permaculture talk.  As in years past, we will be steaming lobster and corn on the cob outdoors on a bed of seaweed. &nb ...

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    Wednesday, 10 September 2014
  • Detroit - The Garden City ??

            Has The Motor City become the Garden City!!   I’m just back from a seven day road trip to Michigan. The highlight of my trip was the tour of Detroit’s gardens. I ...

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    Tuesday, 12 August 2014
  • Imani's Chicken Workshop featured in DNA Info

    The on-line newspaper DNA Info featured the chicken workshop offered monthly at Imani Garden in a recent report.  Imani's Lydia Ahonen hosts the workshop and her extensive knowledge of chicken te ...

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    Wednesday, 30 July 2014
  • Is the gray lady becoming green?

    Last week the NY Times Real Estate section front page featured a story about the Sanitation Dept's new organics collection program.  This week its backyard Chickens and Bees.  Where will it ...

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    Saturday, 26 July 2014
  • Update on organics collection from coffee and juice bar on Nostrand Avenue

    I just want to report that we're now picking up every three days from both Tinto Coffee shop and Punchline juice bar. We're getting getting about 8 gallons of organics from each collection. I'm hauli ...

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    Monday, 14 July 2014
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    Tinto and Punchline add to compost at Imani

    Beginning two weeks ago, the Nostrand Avenue merchants Tinto, a coffee bar, and Punchline, a juice bar, have begun adding their coffee grounds and juice pulp to Imani Garden.  I'm collecting them ...

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    Monday, 19 May 2014
  • Gardening For Climate Change

    I couldn't resist this title in today's New York Times.  The thrust of the piece seems to be that we have to be flexible about what we grow in our garden. What is "native" is not as relevant as ...

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    Monday, 05 May 2014
  • Spring Clean Up at Imani I and II

    Tired of the cold?  Tired of being cooped up in your apartment?   Shake those cold winter blues and come to the Spring Clean up at Imani Garden.   Below is a list of some of the work p ...

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    Saturday, 05 April 2014
  • On Making your Greenhouse Green All Year Around

     As we New Yorkers endure the worst winter in decades, it's nice to dream of year around gardening.  Imagine a greenhouse you could walk into in February and find lots of green things growin ...

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    Wednesday, 12 February 2014
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    More photos from the cob oven workshop at Imani I

    More photos of this wonderful event thanks to Sharon Kimmelman     . ...

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    Tuesday, 13 August 2013
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