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Tomato trials and more

 With our community garden site completed in Mt Vernon, it was time to turn our attention to our home garden. Thanks to some straw mulched around all our plants and wood chips in our pathways…

Organic Pest Management Workshop

Hi Garden Gurus,This week we left the garden and brought all our participants inside. We were seeing pest problems up the yin yang at all our different sites--cabbage moths, flea beetles, potato bugs, harlequin bugs,…

Way of Living

Today we planted extra corn at our community plot, land belonging to an active member of the community that isn’t able to garden by himself, but who wants to contribute his resources to the project. …

 Our work here in Rockcastle county continues at a fevered pace. Today we are working hard to complete the layout and planting of our Three Sisters corn "maize" for the youth to enjoy at our…

Home Visits and New Intern

Hi!  My name is Lydia Thurman, and I’m a rising sophomore at Duke University studying physics and math, and I'm in Whitesburg for the summer as part of the Robertson scholarship.  I’m interning with the Cowan Community…

Greetings from High Rocks!  Last week we distributed most of the plants in the hoop house to our participants.  Our “Meet the Seedlings” event brought people up to High Rocks for home-grown snacks, a tour…

Project Worth Community Garden

Hello everyone.  I hope everyone had an enjoyable Memorial Day holiday.  Now that we have gotten all of our participants gearing up their garden it is time we turned our attention and focus on our community…