Urban Fruit Trees

Urban Fruit Trees by Greg Peterson My favorite plant to nurture at the Urban Farm is the fruit tree—it appeals to the lazy gardener in me, as I can plant a tree once and reap the bounty for many years to come.  The selection of fruit trees that you can grow is vast — peaches, apples,…

All About Time

All About Time By Greg Peterson Chinese Proverb: The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago.  The second best time…now!!! I just finished reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s new novel called The Signature of All Things.  It is a very interesting read about botany, human relationships with nature and time.  I was particularly struck by…

Urban Farming Tidbits: January 21

Urban Farming Tidbits: January 21 Sustainable Farming Internships Interested in a sustainable farming internship or apprenticeship? Check out this database of farmers seeking potential interns. Read More  Phoenix Fruit Tree Program As the dust settles from the 14th year of fruit trees we have a few leftover.  Check what we have left and place a fruit…