Posts Written By: lisacotton

Helping Others

Helping Others
This week, Scott Christian Care Center received a call from one of its community gardens.  Mr. Gayther, who over sees the garden at Scott County Justice Center, wanted to give fresh produce to the Center's…

Big Changes

Never too young to learn! Three little boys came to see their Nana, little did they know, Nana was going to put them to work.   It was a great activity for them to learn how…

Site Visits

One of the most enjoyable aspects of Grow Appalachia is seeing all the hard work or participant and volunteers coming to fruition.  Almost all of the participants are brimming over with pride about how well…

Buzzzzz buzz buzz

  Mrs. Lisa and Mr. Doug were getting suited up for our day. Can you guys figure out what we were there to do?……I’ll give you another hint… I’ll give you a few seconds to…

Canning 101

At our June meeting, we had a presentation on the basics of canning.   Many of our gardeners are seasoned gardeners that have been doing canning for years.  While some in our class had never…

Compost Tumbler

At a recent Scott County Grow Appalachia class we had an example of a compost tumbler displayed for our gardeners to see.  Some of the advantages of having a compost tumbler are: Compost is created…