JoAnne Skelly
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January 29, 2013
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JoAnne Skelly: Giving youth a chance to be excited about growing

I have a passion for growing plants. When I get to share that passion with youth, and when they too get excited about growing things, it makes my work very rewarding. I've been a team member on The Greenhouse Project in Carson City since 2008. TGP is a nonprofit corporation founded by volunteers. It is located at Carson High School and includes a 2,160 square foot commercial greenhouse, a 33-foot hoop house and 65 raised planter beds for cut flowers. Come spring there also will be a small orchard.

Having a greenhouse at the high school has been a great …

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