Educational Garden

An eagle eye shot of an outdoor landscape.

Our 5,000 square foot garden was designed in conjunction with the horticulture and landscaping instructional program at the Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno. Several ideas for the shape, dimensions, plants, soil and amendments, and seating area were drawn and presented for consideration. The main garden is in the shape of the state of Oklahoma, […]

Bees & Honey

Bees in a Hive.

Raising honey bees and harvesting honey is part of the BlueSTEM culture. Currently, we have Langstroth bee boxes each with 5,000+ bees in its hive. During the spring, summer, and early fall there are many pollinator plants in and around the garden which serve as food for the bees to make honey. In seasons where […]