Author Archives: Marybeth Lybrand

Marybeth Lybrand

Marybeth LybrandMarybeth is a Master Gardener and Garden Manager for the PJCC Grow Justice: Fight Hunger Garden. She has a certificate in Sustainable Farming Practices and is involved with gardening at Elkus Ranch in Half Moon Bay. Marybeth s is also an Assistant Professor at College of San Mateo in the Language Arts Department.

As PJCC Garden Manager Marybeth helps with all aspects of the organic garden including design, construction, maintenance/management and garden volunteer supervision, education, and training. Produce from the garden is donated to a local shelter.


Container Gardening

August 19, 2014 | 1 Comment
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There’s nothing quite like fresh produce harvested at its peak. Even if you live in a space with only a small patio or balcony, containers provide a wonderful way to enjoy your favorite foods year round. Make The Most Of The Space You Have Most plants require between 5 –7 hours of sunlight a day […]

Planting Your Spring Garden

March 6, 2014 | 1 Comment
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One of the wonderful benefits of living in our mild California climate is the ability to grow and enjoy fresh food year round. This leaves the home gardener with several planting options they would not generally have in colder climates. Early spring is a good time to start thinking about what to put in the […]