Register for Grocery Store Gardening

Register for Grocery Store Gardening

Many people would be amazed at how much produce they buy from the grocery store can re-grow at home – saving them money and time. You need not be an expert farmer. You just need a little bit of know-how and you’ll be well on your way to growing your own...

Grocery Store Gardening: Herbs

Can we re-grow herbs from a grocery store? Yes, you can and we will teach you how! Many herbs are able to be regrown through propagation. Propagation is the process of creating new plants from seeds, and cuttings. For most herbs, the quickest way to get more plants is...

Earth Day 2020 Webinars

Black-led environmental and agricultural organizations from across the country have teamed up to produce two panel presentations on Earth Day 2020 – which is Wednesday, April 22nd. Take a look at the descriptions of the day’s events below. The events are...
People, Pandemic and the Planet

People, Pandemic and the Planet

Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has given the world a new perspective on environmental sustainability. The pandemic has been showing positive and negative effects on the environment. In the midst of a pandemic, pollution emissions are reducing and toxins in water are...
Cast Down Your Buckets, Where You Are

Cast Down Your Buckets, Where You Are

On September 18, 1895, Dr. Booker T. Washington delivered a speech at the Cotton States and International Exposition that would resonate with every facet of American life during that time. The speech was entitled the Atlanta Compromise. The Atlanta Compromise...
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle in the Garden

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle in the Garden

Now that the majority of us are stuck in the house most of the time and the idea of growing our own food seems more like a necessity, there are ways that we can increase our self-sufficiency without requiring us to spend lots of money. By using items we would probably...