Archive: June, 2013

Rain Barrel Event

Published on 2013-06-17 in GeneralGarden News

Have you noticed how time-tested gardening practices have been making a comeback? One popular trend among even novice gardeners is the use of rain barrels. Collected for non-potable use, rainwater is a free resource that has been vastly underutilized.

Spring Garden News

Published on 2013-06-12 in GeneralGarden News

It was a good spring for the Garden and our local gardeners. The weather was quite nice for the cool weather crops. The large amount of rainfall was both a blessing and a curse.

New Community and Gardening Events

Published on 2013-06-04 in

James Martin, new owner of Gilardi’s Ristorante and the Grey Gables at 820 E. Walnut, will host two events Saturday, June 8th, 2013: the First Annual Garden Gathering and Plant Exchange, and the First Annual Community Visioning Day.

Urban 4-H Fundraiser

Published on 2013-06-04 in GeneralGarden News

Despite the soggy weather, Beach 4-H’s “Yard Sale” fundraiser for their planned camping trip was quite successful.