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Spring is nigh..

Spring is nigh..
Groundhog shadow or not, I am seeing spring on the horizon! Tomorrow Grow Your Own will be hosting its first planting session of 2015 with a group of special needs kids from Abingdon High School;…

Harder Soil, Harsher Climates

Harder Soil, Harsher Climates
In recent weeks I have noticed that the soil in one of our fields has become increasingly stiff, making it near impossible to plant.  Our newly planted spinach seedlings have had difficulty rooting in these…

About Pests

About Pests
Daphne Gooding-Grow Appalachia Big Ugly When the word “pests” comes up in our Grow Appalachia meetings, everyone perks up to listen for new ideas.  Our pests fit several categories: insects, mollusks, and higher mammals.  That…