Catherine Crowley is “The Herb Lady”

Catherine Crowley is “The Herb Lady” Tips and suggestions on growing culinary herbs in your garden.   Catherine, The Herb Lady, Crowley is a self-taught, hands in the dirt, Urban Farmer who experiments and researches constantly for new and interesting edibles and old favorites.  She was given the nickname “The Herb Lady” when vendors and…

Jason Mraz Part 1: Urban Farming Adventures

Jason Mraz Part 1: Urban Farming Adventures Don’t miss an episode! Click here to sign up for weekly podcast updates. Jason Mraz is a well-known, two-time Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter. But what many don’t know about Jason is that he’s also an urban farming enthusiast with a passion for gardening. Jason has been backyard homesteading for the…

What is Community Supported Agriculture?

What is Community Supported Agriculture? Community Supported Agriculture is becoming increasingly popular as a way for people to get access to fresh, local produce. First, the consumer signs up with the local farm of their choice. Then, each week a box of seasonal produce arrives at their doorstep or at a nearby pickup location. It…

Home(grown) for the Holidays

Home(grown) for the Holidays By Tayler Jenkins Want to give creative, inexpensive and meaningful gifts this year? This holiday season, consider giving your friends and family the gift of something you’ve grown yourself. A homegrown gift tended with love comes straight from the heart and trumps a store bought afterthought any day. Here are some…

Get GMO-Free Seeds

Get GMO-Free Seeds Avoiding GMOs in your garden? Native Seed Search is a non-profit organization based in the southwest that is dedicated to preserving the area’s agricultural diversity through seed saving. Their seed bank now is more than 1,800 varieties strong, containing indigenous and modern crops alike, and they distribute these seeds to local communities…