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Accelerated Permaculture Training

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Accelerated Permaculture Training A Certificate Course with Claudia Joseph, John Seitz, Jono Neiger, Anne Wiesen & Special Guests 🌿 6 SATURDAY SESSIONS BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 15th / 9 am – 5 pm Sept 15th, Sept 22nd, Oct 20th, Nov 3rd, Nov 10th, Nov 17th 🌿 Tuition $350 before August 30th / $450 after. 🌿 Scholarships And Work Trade Available ABOUT ACCELERATED …

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Sharing the Special Joys of Gardening with Kids

In Environment, Wellness by Craig ScottLeave a Comment

It’s not uncommon to see people doing various therapeutic activities such as dancing, painting, listening to relaxing music, soaking in a warm bath, and even cooking to de-stress themselves after a hectic day. For some people, their therapy is gardening. Many folks admit that they find planting flowers very therapeutic, but has it ever crossed your mind that gardening can …

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5 Tips to Attract More Butterflies Into Your Yard

In Environment, Sustainability by Craig ScottLeave a Comment

Butterflies are beautiful insects. They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. They are wonderful to watch and admire. Unfortunately a lot of butterflies are dying off. Monarch butterflies have been slowly dying off because their main food source, milkweed, is not in full abundance anymore. Farmers that produce GMO crops, spray the milkweed with pesticides because it is considered …

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The Youth Farm 4th Annual Summer Supper

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“A Midsummer Night’s Farm Dream” Our interpretation of this familiar theme is to lift up and celebrate β€” even inhabit (for the night!) β€” the magical world of soil and the surrounding ecosystem that influences it and conspires with it to produce the infinite medicinal and culinary delights we savor and depend on for sustenance! If you are new to …

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13th Annual Seed Celebration & Swap

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Seeds! Seeds! Seeds! Bring seeds to swap – seeds you have saved yourself from plantings, half-used favorite packs or never opened things you found you couldn’t use. We are offering seeds collected in our OSH landscape & gardens (pollinator plants, job’s tears, agastache, etc.), leftovers that we re-ordered new, unusual things people have given us and hundreds of packs from …

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How To Grow Gourmet Mushrooms In Your Backyard

In Sustainability by Anthony B. RodriguezLeave a Comment

Edible Mushrooms have been sought after by gourmet chefs for some of the worlds tastiest dishes. During the right season mushroom hunters flock towards the forests in search of some of the worlds most delicious wild edible mushrooms. But there are a good number of mushrooms that can be cultivated at home in your house or in your backyard, which …

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How to Build a Rainwater Collection System

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Collecting rainwater can be a fun and sustainable task that can be made with a simple system using plastic drum barrels, PVC tubing, and friends. Your garden can take up much water during the dry summer months, not to mention the unwanted chemicals in the tap water, like chlorine, which kills the soil. But why use that when water falls …