Now that the snow cover has melted we have been busily planting the cool season crops out at Metigrowshe Garden! Some highlights from this past week of planting include camper favorite Sugar Snap Peas, as well as asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries, lettuces, spinach, chard, broccoli and kohlrabi. My mouth is watering just thinking about all of… Read more »
It was a long, long, cold winter at Metigoshe Ministries this year. Even though the garden lay under a deep blanket of snow, there was still plenty of garden work to do! We were busy planning for this coming summer with dreams of fresh veggies and campers digging in the dirt! One part of the… Read more »
Spring is here even though it doesn’t look that way out our window today! This past weekend at our first annual Grace-Filled Gardens Retreat we planted seeds for the camp garden and for participants gardens. Just three days later these little Kale seeds are already growing strong in their pampered accommodations in the parsonage workshop. Other… Read more »
The garden has given a wonderful bounty of fresh and delicious produce for our use at camp throughout the camp season. Now that we are in our last week of camp, we want to share a harvest total with you! Drum roll please…. Over 100 pounds of garden produce harvested and eaten! And that isn’t… Read more »
We are excited to announce that our Garden at Camp Metigoshe is featured in an article on the Lutherans Restoring Creation website! Follow the link below to learn more about how our garden started: http://www.lutheransrestoringcreation.org/Home/outdoor-ministries More info on how the garden is progressing soon to come! We’ve been very busy with lots of campers coming… Read more »
On Saturday we completed amazing work in the garden as a part of camp work day! A large number of volunteers pitched in to rake the dirt, plant seeds and seedlings, set up trellis and plant support systems, finish installing our fence, work on building a tool shed and starting our terrific compost pile. We… Read more »
Drum roll please! After a spirited debate on several wonderful name possibilities for our Camp Garden, the counselors yesterday elected a fantastic name for the garden! Let it hereby be known that the garden is named….. Metigrowshe! Remember to check often for updates on how things are growing at “Metigrowshe Garden”!
There has been lot of recent activity in the Camp Metigoshe Garden, so much so that I haven’t been indoors enough to report on all of it! The 200+ seedlings at the parsonage are doing well and many are making the protected transition to outdoor life as they spend partial days out on our deck.… Read more »
On Saturday May 5th we had perfect weather for our Garden Work Day! Thanks to the youth group of First Lutheran in Minot with Pastor Ken Nelson and Metigoshe supporters Pastor Carol Wendel, Melissa Reinhart and the Benson family for all your hard work! There was a lot of energy and muscle put to work… Read more »
Come join us this Saturday, May 5th from 10:00am – ? as we get the garden ready for spring planting! The garden is located at the Pelican Lake site right next to the wiffle ball field. We look forward to seeing you there!