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Horticultural Therapy and Victims of Domestic Violence

For the past nine months I have worked at the local domestic violence shelter, GreenHouse17, as an intern. I have talked of the organization in a previous post, but one of the incredible aspect of the shelter is a farm they have on their property. 525 more words


Container Gardening Basics

Container gardening is fun for everyone and easier than most people think. Containers are easier to maintain in areas where space is limited, easy to move around depending on the light requirements, can be rotated depending on the season, and will break up the monotony of a deck, patio, or terrace. 524 more words


Career information day for pathways into agriculture

A more vocational approach to agricultural education, starting earlier in high school with a clear pathway to further education,  could help fill a skills shortage on farms. 296 more words

Leaf it out!

Well it sure looks like springs here now and with it a hint of the summer to come! A sight that I can’t help but love is the bursting of the new seasons leaves! 262 more words


Who's Your Pawpaw ?

What an incredible time of the year it is in Northern Kentucky with Spring finally arriving, and I was fortunate enough to attend one of the first classes of the new season sponsored by the Boone County Arboretum entitled, “Who’s Your Pawpaw?”. 170 more words