Baking for the Farmers Market

ASPI has been selling at the Mt. Vernon farmers market for the past month and a half. The market has been a little slow for us this year, but we recently started utilizing our home-based…

Garden Pictures

Garden Pictures
Dorothy Feltner here from Lotts Creek Community School. I've got some garden porn for everyone this week. Here is the outcome from the Hugelkultur Workshop we hosted recently. I was going to let the bed…

Garden Makeover

Garden Makeover
As many of you know, Grow Your Own hosts a demonstration garden at the Abingdon, VA Faith in Action food pantry.  Up until recently, it has been difficult to maintain a clean and attractive aesthetic,…

Funding 103: Odds and Ends

Funding 103: Odds and Ends
Jeffrey Helton, AmeriCorps VISTA in Berea, here to conclude my epic trilogy on funding opportunities. (Part I can be found here, Part II here.) It’s my hope that these final thoughts—thoughts on topics ranging from…

About Light

About Light
-Daphne Gooding When I first moved to Big Ugly in early 2013, I learned that Marcelle was a kindred spirit about gardening.  We both aspire to be Garden Goddesses.  As we walked about the yards…