A Day for the Apples: Celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day

Many of us have likely heard the stories and songs that tell the tale of Johnny Appleseed, the legendary wanderer who carried around apple seeds in a sack and gave out tree saplings wherever he roamed.… [more]

A Day for the Apples: Celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day A Day for the Apples: Celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Megan!

Meet Megan! Megan Hutchison has been with the Orchard since the very beginning. She initially joined because at the time she didn’t have access to a plot of land to grow her own food and was really… [more]

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Megan! Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Megan!

Fall, Spring & Summer Internships at the Orchard!

The Bloomington Community Orchard (BCO) is looking for several driven students to engage in one of the most progressive sustainability organizations in the country. We are looking for passionate and committed… [more]

Fall, Spring & Summer Internships at the Orchard! Fall, Spring & Summer Internships at the Orchard!

The Role of the Orchard in the Local Community – An Interview With EcoFeature

Stephen Hale, Board Chair, was recently interviewed by EcoFeature on the important role that the orchard plays in the local Bloomington community.Listen to the interview by following the link below! Listen… [more]

The Role of the Orchard in the Local Community – An Interview With EcoFeature The Role of the Orchard in the Local Community - An Interview With EcoFeature
  • A Day for the Apples: Celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day Many of us have likely heard the stories and songs that tell the tale of Johnny Appleseed, the legendary wanderer who carried around apple seeds in a sack and gave out tree saplings wherever he roamed. We even have an annual holiday, Johnny Appleseed Day, which takes places every year on September 26th to honor ...
  • Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Megan! Meet Megan! Megan Hutchison has been with the Orchard since the very beginning. She initially joined because at the time she didn’t have access to a plot of land to grow her own food and was really pining for home and the big garden she grew up with.  Megan also wanted to learn more about growing ...
  • Fall, Spring & Summer Internships at the Orchard! The Bloomington Community Orchard (BCO) is looking for several driven students to engage in one of the most progressive sustainability organizations in the country. We are looking for passionate and committed leaders, who are interested in learning through hands-on education, and making tangible differences in our local and at-large communities and food systems. The following unpaid ...
  • The Role of the Orchard in the Local Community – An Interview With EcoFeature Stephen Hale, Board Chair, was recently interviewed by EcoFeature on the important role that the orchard plays in the local Bloomington community.Listen to the interview by following the link below! Listen Here!