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2014-04-16 23:16:09

Gardenuity a new social selling company makes gardening accessible and easy for those who are new to edible gardening. If you have little access to a lot of yard space but want to be one of the 42 million households who are growing food at home or in a community garden, then this is the season to get started. (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 What is Patio to Table Gardening™? At the heart, Patio to Table Gardening™ means the food on your table came directly from your patio or personal urban...

2014-04-02 08:36:16

- 35% of all households in America, or 42 million households, are growing food at home or in a community garden, up 17% in five years WILLISTON, Vt., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the past five years there's been a significant shift toward more Americans growing their own food in home and community gardens, increasing from 36 million households in 2008 to 42 million in 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/LA96468 That's a 17% increase and represents the highest level of...

2014-03-27 12:23:06

SCRANTON, Pa., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Community gardeners, faced with the obstacles of tending a garden away from home, are discovering a simple solution to their problems: container gardening in self-watering planters (http://earthbox.com/science-behind-the-earthbox). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140327/NY91618 ) While group gardening offers many rewards, watering and weeding often get less attention when gardeners must travel to the garden. Community plots...

2014-03-26 08:23:48

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Park directors and advocates hailed the latest report on city parks released Wednesday by The Trust for Public Land, a leading national non-profit in creating urban parks across the country. The 2014 City Parks Facts report, now available at www.tpl.org/cityparkfacts, is the nation's most complete compilation of data about urban parks in the nation's largest 100 cities. It is created by The Trust for Public Land's Center for City Park...

2014-03-20 08:23:53

Grants to fund community gardens and green spaces across the U.S. MARYSVILLE, Ohio, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a long and cold winter for much of the U.S., The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) today marks the arrival of Spring with the announcement of the 2014 GRO1000 Grassroots Grant winners. More than 90 grants were awarded today to deserving non-profit organizations nationwide to begin or maintain public gardens and green spaces within their communities. The...

2014-02-26 12:21:22

SCRANTON, Pa., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schools and community groups are turning roofs, parking lots, playgrounds, and other unlikely spots into fertile patches of green, thanks to the innovative technology behind self-watering garden boxes (www.earthbox.com/earthbox-systems.html ). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/NY72045 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130411/NY92249LOGO-b ) Gardening clubs once consisted almost exclusively of volunteers...

2014-01-19 23:02:39

Food4Wealth is a newly updated program created by Jonathan White that claims to show people how to grow vegetables. A full Food4Wealth review on the site hynguyenblog.com indicates whether this system is helpful or not. (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 "Food4wealth" is the latest system developed by Jonathan White who promises to guide people on how to grow vegetables. Jonathan White is an environmental scientist that has spent more than 15 years learning to grow fresh vegetables. After...

2013-11-06 16:29:14

A Community of Communities That Protects User Privacy CRANSTON, R.I., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- How to create an online community that thrives without constantly changing rules and risks to user's privacy has been fraught with challenge prior to alikeU.com. The new site http://www.alikeU.com aims to place the "social" back in social networking. Users create free communities based on interests and shared objectives. The new networking tool was launched today and is...

2013-11-06 16:23:17

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Voters in Newark, Cleveland and Grand Rapids, Mich., on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved local taxes to pay for better parks in their cities, The Trust for Public Land announced today. Yesterday: -- Newark, N.J., voters gave 84% approval to create the Newark Open Space & Recreation Trust Fund, which will receive about $1.1 million a year to maintain city parks and provide new parks. The money will come from a...

2013-10-22 23:29:01

HGH.com, best known for only selling HGH and bodybuilding supplements among other health supplements, is now expanding into an online user community to offer both registered and non-registered users added benefits. Boonton, NJ (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 HGH.com is building an online community. The online eCommerce site, known for selling HGH supplements, bodybuilding supplements, in addition to weight loss, and height and bone supplements, is expanding its offering by adding an online...


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Community garden
2013-08-21 07:25:44

Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...

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