THMS: This how our garden grows
By Tina Shute
Photographer

BELFAST (Jan 15): Troy Howard Middle School students installed a THMS Garden Company display Thursday, Jan. 12 in the cafe at the Belfast Co-op on High Street.

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Christopher Ames looks for a place to hang a photo. (Photo by Tina Shute)

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THMS Garden Project instructor Steve Tanguay drills a hole for the THMS Garden Co. sign. (Photo by Tina Shute)

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Christopher Ames adds a photo to the display. (Photo by Tina Shute)

Students, parent volunteers and educators hung photos and information about THMS Garden Company.

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Volunteers Buzz Borzoni and Ned Lightner hang a flower sculpture. (Photo by Tina Shute)

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Parent volunteer Dawn Grass and her daughter, Mikayla Gordon, prepare photographs for hanging. (Photo by Tina Shute)

The THMS Garden Company sells produce to the Co-op that students have grown in the greenhouse, including fresh basil, greens, Swiss chard, beet greens and other herbs.

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Sasha Small and Ilyse Laurel watch while Maya French sprays glue onto an information sheet. (Photo by Tina Shute)

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THMS Garden Co. instructor Don White adjusts a photograph. (Photo by Tina Shute)

All the proceeds are put back into the program to pay for infrastructure needs and student-designed projects.

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Luke Simmons, left, and Rico Borzoni hang a banner while Ben Knowlton takes a seat. (Photo by Tina Shute)

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Lauren Martin straightens photos. (Photo by Tina Shute)