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Is It Too Late to Plant from Seed?

Not at all.

What can you plant now and in August?

The answer is quite a bit. Here goes:

Beans

Bush beans are easiest as they don’t require staking. 218 more words

Community Supported Agriculture: A Primer

CSA

Either you immediately know what this is or you’ve never heard of it before (but you may have heard my rambling explanation).

CSA stands for… 281 more words

Gardening

Volunteers Make it Happen!

It’s only noon, but in the last three hours so much has happened.

The Navy volunteers came, nine strong helpful people, and they put down gravel and stone dust for us, dug a trench for a water line, and removed stake fencing and plastic. 408 more words

#924 The Garden Thief created by Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Garden Thief created by Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Alden children are helping out at a local community garden. They find out that the land is basically considered public property. 409 more words

Fiction

Train Station Tomatoes ... & other choo-choo chews

It’s common enough to have a buffet cart on a train, or a cafe in the train station. Less common is a food growing area within a station’s boundary. 380 more words

Community Gardens

The Treeline Project

Photo: Mud Island Community Garden, Dublin

The Treeline Project aims to create a green corridor on Dublin’s James Joyce Street by planting a variety of trees chosen from… 286 more words

Community Gardens

Geologist Update on Rock Found in Garden Topsoil

A couple of weeks ago Kim Fonda found this rock in the topsoil.  We took images and sent them off to the New York State Museum geologist Dr.  139 more words

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