A Very Good Bug

A Very Good Bug
The Assasin Bug; rightly named for the characteristic of stabbing it's prey with it's long proboscis, injects its prey with a lethal saliva that liquefies the insides of the prey, which are then sucked out.…

SOARing to New Heights

SOARing to New Heights
As an AmeriCorps VISTA working at Berea College, I am often asked by our VISTA coordinator to attend different workshops and professional development meetings. As a VISTA, my duty is to say, “As you wish,”…

Musings!

As I travel about the countryside  on these garden inspections, one of the things I enjoy the most are the wildflowers. I thought about adding wildflower photos but then I thought, " That probably isn't what…

Canning class at LMU

Canning class at LMU
This was our second canning class this year with Carol Brandon our county extension agent. We also are happy that this year we were able to have it in our own building. Mr. Bill had…

A July Work Day

A July Work Day
Greetings from Park Place! Mid July; already!  And the garden is alive and producing!  The following blog was written by AmeriCorps Summer VISTA, Austin Neely, who is new to the gardening world.  It's an exciting…