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" . . . Since arriving at the station, they have completed the survey on a monthly basis, answering questions like: How much time they spend in the greenhouse each month; what kind of activities th...
I have jalapeños and Thai peppers growing. growing well. I will pick a jalapeño to eat fresh with a sandwich or something occasionally, but I am letting the Thai peppers go. I have lots. two ha...
Berkleyside did a nice profile on Oakland's Kitazawa Seed Company.
"Right now, Shiroyama says the most popular seed varieties for home gardeners to plant for a summer harvest are Japanese cucum...
Remember way back when MImi Sheraton rhapsodized about the Giant Syrian grown by Calistoga's Forni-Brown-Welsh Gardens in “1,000 Foods to Eat Before You Die"? Besides supplying premium produce to S...
Does anyone know of any Asian markets or other places in the DMV where I can buy one? I’m also trying to recall which market I was in in Virginia around this time two years ago, where they had a gr...
This website landed in my inbox today, offering heritage apple trees for sale in the fall. Perhaps more interesting is the effort to find and save lost, heirloom varieties. The site can also help i...
"Learn how to grow out your vegetables and save seeds for next year’s crop! You will learn how to avoid cross-pollination so your seeds will be true to type (like the parents) and how to gather and...
" . . . So I decided to suck at gardening. No one, absolutely no one is relying on the output of my ratty raised beds and motley containers for their sustenance, and also nature is a fickle bitch. ...
Advance 30-minute time slot reservations are required.
"Petaluma Bounty will be offering a dollar for dollar match, up to $20, for anyone purchasing their edible plants with CalFresh (EBT)! We ...
Tips on the optimum time to pick your garden crop from Joe Corso of Long Beach Organic.
We're ready! Our patio was renovated this past winter and we are anxious to get it growing again. We were able to save our chives and oregano which are coming back nicely in their original pots. We...
I'm in Ohio and had brought the potted herbs in for the winter into the garage under the fluorescent light. The parsley did well up until a couple weeks ago then started fading fast. I decided to...
Organic mature blueberry plants and farm equipment for sale starting December 24, 10am to 3pm, on days when it is not raining.
7000 Occidental Road, Sebastopol, CA 95472.
Dr. Gabriel Valle, Associate Professor, CSU San Marcos
When Mon, March 22, 4pm – 5pm
Where Zoom details will be sent to those who RSVP for each seminar (map)
Description All welcome!
From the University of California Master Gardeners ..."One of our goals for this program is to encourage our neighbors who have gardens, to plant *one extra row* in their gardens, and to harvest th...
Thursday, March 4 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
"This workshop will cover the basics of cultivating different varieties of Asian vegetables in the cool summers of the Bay Areas coastline. We will explore...
Wondering if those in northern climes have grown this potato. Or even tasted one. And if not, this is a fascinating read.
“When we eat a Tlingit potato,” he says, “we share a meal with those who...
I have a community vegetable garden and last year one of the members introduced me to asparagus/long beans. I would like to plant some this year in my plot but have been unable to find a supplier ...