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The Yoga of Ecology: A Day In The Life of the Green Wheeling Initiative

2013-07-22-kdcoverIn my previous “Yoga of Ecology” post, I shared the truly brilliant and compassionate work of the Green Wheeling Initiative (GWI), a grassroots ground-up local food movement in Wheeling, W. Va. The GWI is helping the diverse peoples of Wheeling to reclaim their backyards and the bounties in their backyards through community gardens, cultural workshops, grant programs, and campus ecology events, amongst much else.

Community Garden

basilLoyola’s community garden was built in 2010 and is located directly behind Avila Hall. The garden is available for all members of the Loyola community throughout the growing season. We work closely with The Agricultural Society of Loyola, a club established in 2014, to ensure proper maintenance of our current garden and to search for prospective expansion sites.

WJU Garden Is Providing Produce and Valuable Educational Experiences

dbimage.aspA community garden on the campus of Wheeling Jesuit University (WJU) is proving to be educational and bountiful – with its fruits and vegetables feeding students and employees on campus this summer.