Farm representatives said 200 apple and peach trees are being planted to improve community nutrition and the local environment.
Volunteers are needed to help plant the trees, beginning at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 20 at 5430 Detroit Street.
Donations of essentials such as mulch, compost, refreshments, and drip irrigation supplies are also needed.
Individuals, groups and businesses are encouraged to celebrate a birth, birthday, marriage, graduation or other memorable milestones by adopting a tree.
Find out more here.
Discovering Place is a program of University Outreach at the University of Michigan-Flint. One of eight hubs of the Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative, the program aims to help students develop into Flint community and environmental stewards. Working with Flint-area teachers and community partners, Discovering Place supports place-based education projects to help students connect with their surroundings.
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