family garden edition


The pandemic has set off a global gardening boom. Seed suppliers were depleted of inventory and reported unprecedented demand."


The Family Garden
By Mia Perkins

Whether you have a large backyard or just a few pots on a balcony, plant a family garden. Gardening is an easy activity to share and you’ll harvest a myriad of benefits along with fresh vegetables, flowers, and herbs."


If you want to design a hummingbird garden that will attract these desirable birds even to the smallest spaces, you’ll need to consider more than just the basics like attracting birds with water and seed. "


Local Food Movement Moves Closer To Home

By Ben Boyles and Paul Thompson

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt in all areas of American life, especially as it revealed the fragility of our food supply. "

Garden Supply List
Bird Seed
Potting Soil
Tomato Seedlings
Organic Fertilizer

Favorite Garden Tool
Meadow Creature

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