Harvesting Corn with Family

Harvesting Corn with Family
When I’m not working in the ASPI garden and Mt. Vernon community garden I’ve visited my grandparents several weekends this summer. I like to visit them but also help in their garden. They always have…

Small Growers, Big Demand

Small Growers, Big Demand
Like any small community trying to develop its food economy we encounter the challenge of balancing both sides of the local food see-saw at once.  On one end sits the buyers who would prefer local…

It’s Canning Time

It’s Canning Time
Hello everyone, this is Bea Sias from Step by Step-LEAD Logan County Grow Appalachia Team. Most of everyone’s garden is starting to produce good vegetables. I have had several people tell me they had started canning;…