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The month-long celebration is highlighted by a weekend of classes and festivities March 21-22 SAN DIEGO, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
One-of-a-kind strategic partnership to engage students in planting and harvesting foods to promote health, wellness and sustainability for generations to come CHICAGO, Feb.
The whitepaper dives deeper into gardening and lifestyle trends influencing the industry for 2015 and beyond Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 29, 2015
Costa Farms makes it easy for any gardener to find information. Miami, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 Costa Farms is improving its efforts to inspire and
The family-owned organic lawn and garden products company joins the 2015 roster Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 15, 2015 Garden Media Group is excited
Ladybugs, a natural way to control unwanted garden insects - especially aphids - will be released in the courtyard garden of Lemon Tree Inn in January and in June, during National Pollinator Week.
Following the success of its web and iOS app, Sprout it finally comes to Android.
Plantui believes that everyone deserves a garden, regardless of their location CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov.
So Nice and Evergreen collaborate to support the creation of organic food gardens and encourage Canadian schools and families to join the movement TORONTO, Oct.
- We invite the community to visit our PARK(ing) Space on October 16, 1:00PM - 9:00PM on South Street - MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct.
A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...
A container garden consists of plants that are grown in pots, boxes, or other containers rather than directly in the ground. Containers can be made of terracotta, wood, plastic, ceramic, or other material that will hold soil and water. There are many forms of containers from the old worn out shoe, tea cups, terracotta pots, window boxes, or the more sophisticated methods with automatic-watering systems. Container gardening is good for growers who do not have adequate soil, growing...
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...
A wildlife garden (or wild garden) provides a natural habitat for many species of wildlife/animals. Wildlife gardens can be parcels of land allowed to grow naturally or created by individuals with an interest in wildlife habitats. Gardeners will grow a wildlife garden in conjunction with their production/cash crop gardens as a means of attracting various species of wildlife to help control the pest and pollinate the flowers. Creating natural habitats that have otherwise disappeared will...
Forest gardening is a woodland ecosystem that requires little maintenance. Forest gardening is a form of intercropping that is a seven tier, layering system utilizing the space from the sub-ground up to the canopy in order to provide high yielding food production for human consumption in wooded areas. Layering utilizes the photosynthesis to the maximum benefit for each tier within the forest garden. The canopy level consists of the tallest fruit/nut trees with dwarf trees in the...
- The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.