Homecoming: A Celebration of All Things Bees!  4/16/16

The bee celebration will include lunch, a presentation by an entomologist; a honey tasting led by Marina Marchese; a discussion of Colony Collapse Disorder; and a visit to hives.

Everyone Benefits from CSA (via thegreenschoolhouseseries)

Build a better relationship – with your produce. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a great way for consumers to get their weekly produce fix with locally grown vegetables directly from a farmer in their community.  How it Works A farmer provides a “share” (usually a box of vegetables, but other products like fruit and dairy […]

Farming in your Window

h/t to Gregg Wills You can grow up to 25 fresh live vegetable plants

Restoration Farm: Local, organic farm opens in Nassau

Located on the grounds of Nassau County’s Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Restoration Farm is an independent operation producing vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs for sale to the public. It uses organic growing practices and adheres to the Farmer’s Pledge of NOFA-NY, the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York. Restoration Farm was launched in the […]

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