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“The Compost Pile”

“The Compost Pile”
-Bea Sias, Lead, Logan, WV   My Blog this week is a poem, titled “Compost Pile” written by one of the talented authors from Logan County.  Her name is Carlene Mowery Boggs.   Carlene is known for…

High Waters

One of the challenges we have faced with gardening the past few years has been three “100 year events” of flash flooding since 2011. The field above was a newly tilled garden until April 3…

Time: What we can Plant Now

Time: What we can Plant Now
-Bea Sias, LEAD, Grow Appalachia Logan West Virginia As we all know certain vegetables have to be planted at certain times.  Vegetables like peas, cabbage, greens, lettuce, onions and potatoes are the first vegetables that…

STRETCHING YOUR POTATO SEED

STRETCHING YOUR POTATO SEED
-Marcelle, Big Ugly, West Virginia Our rapidly expanding number of gardeners at Big Ugly Community Center made it necessary to re-figure our allocation of potato seed before distribution.  On Thursday, March 26, 2015, forty workshop…

Planning to Plant

Planning to Plant
-Bea Sias, Logan, WV Lead Community Org.   We had our Planning Workshop on March 14, 2015, at the Lead Community Org. Office.   Lead has a large office, but it would not hold all those in…