Photograph by Richard Grange / UNP (United National Photographers). Residents of Preston are being asked to vote for their favorite local community gardening project to receive support from Dobbies, the UK’s leading garden center retailer. Advertisement Three deserving community projects in Preston have been chosenRead More →

Indoor farming has been widely adopted in the agricultural industry, large-scale vertical farming operations such as Aerofarms and Bowery Growing to companies that sell smaller systems intended to allow customers to grow food at home. At a time when food and beverage consumers valued essentials, healthy eating, convenience, and home-cookedRead More →

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) will be celebrating community gardening across the UK this year through the RHS Community Awards. The new virtual awards replace the RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals competition for 2021 – for the first time in the campaign’s 57-year history – and will see groupsRead More →

While a little greenery is clinically proven to reduce stress (and it is, according to many studies), then everyone could find room for a dedicated grow space. Is it any surprise that there were more searches for “indoor garden” last spring than ever before? Before we dive into the funRead More →

The program supports community gardening in senior, disabled and low-income communities. BREWER, Maine — Several organizations in the Bangor area came together Thursday to celebrate a community gardening program. The program supports gardening in senior, disabled and low-income communities. Food AND Medicine, Penquis, the Eastern Maine Labor Council and othersRead More →

Redbud Soil Company specializes in organic potting soil that is highly sought after by gardeners and homeowners looking for potted plants, herbs, healthy vegetables and, of course, cannabis. Its living no-till soil can be used year after year with phenomenal results. OKLAHOMA CITY, OK/ACCESSWIRE/May 14, 2020/ According to announcements postedRead More →

Click to enlarge Bored at home? This is the perfect time to cultivate a green thumb. To emphasize the CDC’s messaging for U.S. residents to continue sheltering in place, a coalition of greenhouse growers and indoor gardeners has launched a social media initiative they’re calling #StayPlanted. They encourageRead More →

Photo: istockphoto.com Nothing tastes better than freshly picked herbs, vegetables and fruits, but you don’t need a big garden or the perfect climate to be successful. With an indoor garden, you can harvest healthy produce all year round. Indoor gardening is slightly different than caring for flower beds outdoors, soRead More →

March 19, 2020 1584623563 Categories Startups, Accelerators & Incubators image copyrightLisa Schlabitz Based in Berlin Gruneo has created what it says is the first DIY indoor gardening box with 100% organic materials to make gardening possible in small spaces. The home gardening kit allows you to grow a small-scale organicRead More →

Indoor plants make a wonderful addition to our home decor and improve indoor air quality. Those with pets, however, may find it difficult to protect plants from curious pets and pets from indoor greenery. The good news is that you can grow an indoor garden even if you have pets.Read More →

Diana Melody and Kari Kiehnau in the community garden. slideshow As the search for more community gardening space in Pacific Beach continues, locals who are leading the “greening” of the community are speaking out: it’s easy, profitable and sustainable. Three years ago, Pacific Beach Community Garden, which had existed forRead More →

Want to feel happier, more creative, less stressed and more connected? Buy a houseplant. The National Gardening Association has reported that more than a third of American homes have houseplants, which is unsurprising given the abundance of research extolling the benefits of houseplants for health and well-being. -to be. (HereRead More →

Hands-on science classes in a greenhouse can grow more than just fruits and vegetables. They’re also fueling a love of science among young people from student populations long underrepresented in science, according to a new report from researchers at Boston College’s Lynch School of Education. Elementary students—primarily African-American, Hispanic, andRead More →

Forsyth Community Gardening launched the Community Garden Mentorship Program in 2016. Gregory said 49 mentors have helped with 48 gardens. Mentors help start community gardens, organize leadership, support horticulture, and educate others involved in the community garden. In addition to founding Forsyth Community Gardening, the county also launched an urbanRead More →

Gurgaon: The District Horticulture Department’s Gurgaon Community Gardening Project is a success, and not just among the residents of Gurgaon. Delhiites are equally enthusiastic, the department says. Deen Mohammad Khan, district horticulture officer, said about 20% of the total applications came from Delhiites. “There are people from as far awayRead More →

For low-income Californians who can’t afford fresh, healthy fruits and vegetables, the suggestion to just grow their own is well-meaning, but overly simplistic, advice. UC Cooperative Extension in Riverside County brings together students, agencies, nutrition educators and gardening experts to work alongside families to grow produce in garden plots atRead More →

A St. Louis-based community gardening organization ends its 30th year with a record harvest. Gateway Greening Community and Youth Gardens harvested over 190,000 pounds of fresh vegetables and fruits in 2014. The nonprofit’s executive director, Mike Sorth, said the organization provides basic gardening supplies and assistance to neighborhood gardens, schoolsRead More →