Interview 6 (Maanya)

Who Did You Interview?

  • Theo

Demographics That Might Provide Helpful Context for Their Responses

  • Teenage boy
  • Lives in New Jersey, but lived around the world
  • French

Key Findings from the Interview

  • Has clubs in school for environment/sustainability
    • Unfortunately, very little communication or public knowledge about sustainable programs
  • Community Garden Must Haves:
    • Gardening equipment, composting program
    • Controlled environment (hydroponics) — controlling heat, humidity, and temperature
    • Growing carrots/tomatoes — vegetables for consumption
  • Beauty
    • Garden should be smaller, aesthetic (lots of flowers/small paths)
  • Community gardens should provide vegetables, food, flowers, happiness, community
  • Communication
    • strong marketing to raise community awareness over the programs and increase interactions