Check out this great plant pollinator resource to help pinpoint what to grow in your particular region in the U.S.: Eco-regional Planting Guides.
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David E. Gumpert reports and writes about health and food issues. He is the author of The Raw Milk Revolution: Behind America’s Emerging Battle Over Food Rights, which includes a preface by Joel Salatin. His popular blog, The Complete Patient, has over the last five years been instrumental in launching a national discussion about government-imposed […]
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“The latest video from The Lexicon of Sustainability‘s Douglas Gayeton explores seed banks, seed swaps and the work of environmental activist, author and physicist Dr. Vandana Shiva, who explains the “seed sovereignty” movement, and the importance of biodiversity.
it was a MBA course assignment that inspired them to create a set of interlocking garden blocks to make a raised garden bed.
Cathy Camper, a local Portland artist, makes interpretive portraits and images of nature from seeds.
For those with little direct gardening experience, this introductory video will help you choose the right garden tools to properly manage your vegetable garden.
Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about the different insectary plants she has in her garden, and the beneficial insects they attract.
Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about her favorite cover crop: buckwheat.
This post delves deeper into how one false impression in particular is fueling the sense of loss behind organic’s mid-life crisis. Specifically, we’ll examine how the exclusion of synthetic materials, which some within the organic community would elevate to a cardinal principle, actually threatens to drive farmers out of certification, if not out of business entirely.