Moby the Mobile Greenhouse
If you give a classroom a bag of carrots, they will eat for a day. Teach a class how to garden and they can eat for a lifetime! Meet Moby, Southeast Alaska’s Mobile Greenhouse. Moby travels around the region, sharing knowledge and food production skills between schools across our rural communities. Each Spring Moby travels to a new community.
APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!
Due December 1st at 4pm AKDT
Questions? Email email@example.com or call 907.321.5425
In April 2016, “MOBY”, the mobile student greenhouse, rolled off the ferry in Hoonah. The trailer-become-greenhouse had a mission in the small community of 750 - educate students and community members on to grow in a greenhouse and to inspire conversation around a...read more
Written and published with Alaska's Capital City Weekly The days are getting shorter and full of rain. Many Southeast Alaskans are dreading the impending seasonal shift. In Hoonah however, one 12-old boy is pretty excited. Standing over his garden, Ted Elliot pops...read more
Written by Lia Heifetz for Edible Alaska Adam Davis drives the Mobile Greenhouse off the Alaska Marine Highway ferry to Kake. Puzzled drivers look on as the greenhouse cruises down Egan Drive toward the Juneau ferry terminal. There it is delicately backed down the...read more