Composting

Winter 2012 Composting Schedule!

Winter 2012 Composting Schedule!

As of January 2012, our winter open hours will be: WHEN: Saturdays 11am – 1pm

Project LeafDrop 2011: compost your fall leaves locally!

Project LeafDrop 2011: compost your fall leaves locally!

Fall has arrived, and we want your leaves! For our compost!

Moving Planet -> September 24 2011

Moving Planet -> September 24 2011

This Saturday, September 24th (RAIN or SHINE!), we are proud to host one of thousands of events in over 170 countries for Moving Planet, a global day of action to “move the planet away from fossil fuels”.

Spring at Sustainable Flatbush!

Spring at Sustainable Flatbush!

My semester interning at Sustainable Flatbush (Spring 2011) was awesome.  Working with kids, getting to know more about urban farming, and being part of an organization that truly tries to create a stronger community through environmentalism has been inspiring.

Church Avenue Communal Garden: May 2011 updates!

Church Avenue Communal Garden: May 2011 updates!

Brooklyn Native Plants Tour May 15th, Spring Planting at the Garden May 21st, and Celebration with Flatbush Farm Share CSA June 8th!

Brooklyn Dirt #3: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming & Gardening

Brooklyn Dirt #3: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming & Gardening

On Wednesday, April 20, Prospect Farm and Sustainable Flatbush are proud to present Brooklyn Dirt: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming and Gardening. Talk Three: Composting Inside and Outdoors With Speakers Jenny Blackwell (NYC Compost Project) and Pieranna Pieroni (Brooklyn College)

Be our Valentine: support our compost bin project!

Be our Valentine: support our compost bin project!

Celebrate Valentine’s Day by supporting our composting project at the Flatbush Reformed Church!

Brooklyn Dirt: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming & Gardening

Brooklyn Dirt: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming & Gardening

Prospect Farm and Sustainable Flatbush are proud to present Brooklyn Dirt: Monthly Talks on Urban Farming and Gardening. Talk One: Dirt and Soil With Speakers Jay Smith and Chris Kreussling (AKA Flatbush Gardener)

Zero Waste Initiative 2010 Round Up

Zero Waste Initiative 2010 Round Up

One key component of any sustainable system is a closed loop cycle. In nature, there is no waste–all byproducts are recycled through systems to feed another part of the overall system.

Project LeafDrop 2010 Report

Project LeafDrop 2010 Report

The Project LeafDrop that Sustainable Flatbush has held the past two Saturdays (November 6th and 13th) has been a great success! Thanks to all who participated, whether it was by volunteering or by contributing leaves, any help is much appreciated!