Some Great Home Visits

Author: Saxon BrownJonny checking the chickensRobert tillingOn Tuesday, Nancy and I visited Mr. Robert O'Rear and his son, Jonny at their garden between Berea and Mount Vernon.  Robert's full-time job has been the garden this…

Callie Wehner’s Garden

                                             Callie in her garden                                  Wayne trimming a pepper plant                                   Onions out of Callie's gardenMiss Callie is a new gardner. This is her very first vegetable garden. Callie is a very sweet lady,…

Okay, folks... I'm putting these photos here in spite of how they look.  Can anyone tell me why this is happening?  In the past they loaded just fine.  I'm not doing anything different, same camera,…

Food & Nutrition Class

Esther, Big Ugly Community CenterOur summer program started Monday and approximately 50 students K through 12 are spending one period a day concentrating on Food and Nutrition, a class led by a Summer VISTA, Erin…

The Heat is On! BDVP: Jessica

Things are certainly heating up at the Bluegrass Domestic Violence Program these days.  Projected temperatures of over 100' this week have us all wanting to run for cover... and for good reason!  It's times like this,…

Scott County Grow Appalachia

Canning Class -  We had our first canning class this week.  Our focus was on safety and proper use of pressure canners.  We gave our participants their pressure canners, and they were thrilled! We are offering…