Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.19
Liaison Jim Walker
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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University of Texas at Austin
Tier2-2: Organic Garden

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Jim Walker
Director of Sustainability, Financial, and Administrative Services
University Operations
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Does the institution have an on-campus garden where students are able to gain organic farming and/or gardening experience?:
Yes

A brief description of the garden:

The garden is a 128' x 50' plot on the east side of campus, near the Facilities Complex and Disch-Falk baseball field. The facility will be managed by a working group with multiple stakeholders, which is co-chaired by a student assistant director of the Campus Environmental Center and a representative from the Division of Housing and Food Service. The garden's first-year goals are to establish a viable working relationship among stakeholders on campus, and establish a few harvestable crops (such as herbs).


The website URL where information about the garden is available:

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