Tag: gardening

Green in the City: 5 Tips for Urban Gardening

Green in the City: 5 Tips for Urban Gardening

Urban gardening: two huge buzz words, and for good reason. Folks want to live greener and eat healthier, and urban gardening helps you do both. It also teaches you a few things about patience and creativity along the way. Here are a few items to consider before getting your hands dirty. 1)      What can you manage? […]

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National Blueberry Month

Did you know July is National Blueberry month? While today is your last chance to celebrate in this month-long celebration, there are blueberry festivals happening across the country throughout August! If you’re a true lover of one of our nation’s favorite fruits, click here for a list of this year’s blueberry celebrations. In honor of […]

It’s Time to Start Thinking About Your Spring Garden!

It’s Time to Start Thinking About Your Spring Garden!

So… you have a green thumb and you love to garden, but are you a “green” gardener? In continuing our “Love Your Environment Month” series we wanted to show you how you can enjoy your favorite pastime in an environmentally friendly way.  Lawns and grass turfs comprise approximately 40 million acres of the 48 contiguous […]