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Making Peace with Weeds

What better thing to do in winter when you’re not completely overwhelmed with a wild garden than to strategize about how to make it not so wild. 1,469 more words

Native Plants

The Bermudagrass Blues

Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) and a formal garden just don’t mix. I guess if I were growing only annuals and I wanted to dig it up each season that would be a solution, but I want and have perennials and that’s where the problems arise. 366 more words

Landscape Restoration

Weeds, Politics and Commitment- When Doing the Right Thing is Outside of the Box

There’s a short strip of ‘street’ a few blocks south of our home and garden at SE Schiller between SE 28th Ave and 27th.   It appears to have never been paved.  4,774 more words


Bio Farming Boot Camp

We are so excited to partner with the Mid-America Organic Association (MOA) and Midwest Bio-Systems to bring Bio Farming Boot Camp to the MOA Conference on January 25 from 8:00am-5:00pm… 247 more words

AER Events

Dicamba/2,4-D Herbicide Symposium

Anyone planning to apply dicamba or 2,4-D herbicides this coming growing season should plan to attend this meeting and learn about the restrictions and requirements for their use.   36 more words

Upcoming Meetings

Arcadia Agenda Posted

If you’ve missed us at any of our meetings, here’s another opportunity to connect with us. This time, in Ohio.

Here’s a look at the agenda: 302 more words

AER Events

Potager update ... January 2017

When writing about the potager this month, the expression that comes to mind, is ‘not much to see’.

This captures the fact that on the one hand mid winter is a quiet time for fruit, vegetables and flowers, and, the fact that the lower part of this area has been reclaimed from a very overgrown and tangled mess that contained some raspberries and not much else. 674 more words