Give

KEYS for healthy kids and families

  When Step by Step first started promoting wellness programs beyond our after school supper and summer breakfast and lunch efforts in the late 1990s, we asked families to work with their kids to come…

plant sale and other meanderings

We had our 1st plant sale this past Saturday. We had from heavy to light rain through the whole sale, bad luck. In spite of it we sold $400 worth of plants. Bill, Debbie, Bonnie,…

Plant Distribution

Feet Don’t Fail Me Now The original plan was to give them out on Tuesday; however, with the wild and raging tempest that blew in late that afternoon, we had to move the distribution to…

Experiences in Grow Appalachia

 Howdy Grow Appalachia!!! Hello my name is Candace Clark I am a Junior Biology major currently attending Berea College in Berea,KY. I was born and raised in Cincinnati, OH. Coming to Laurel County was not…

Slug Infestation!!

Many of us are having a problem with slugs this year. I suppose it is because of the rainy, cool weather. We are setting traps using either apple juice or beer. Does anyone have a…

Coops part 2

Time for more chicken updates! I think we finally done with the great chicken experiment. We ended up doing 4 coops. I was shooting for 5, but had to stay under budget. The first I…