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GARDENING WITH THE CHILDREN

GARDENING WITH THE CHILDREN
  Beatrice (Bea) Sias, Lead Community Org.-Logan, WV. The Community Garden is just a little ways from the Lead Community Organization office. I visited the Garden one day when several groups of children were visiting…

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…