Jenny Blackwell

NYC Compost Project


Jenny Blackwell is an assistant gardener at BBG and the former project manager for the NYC Compost Project hosted by Brooklyn Botanic Garden. She is a graduate of BBG’s Horticulture Certificate Program. A composting fanatic, she has worked with composting systems at Added Value, the Hollenback Community Garden, BBG, and the Battery Park City Parks Conservancy.

Online Articles

Plant Crimson Clover for Better Soil
Fall Leaves: Coming Soon!
Composting in the Classroom
Learn About Composting

Contributions to BBG Handbooks

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