Bees are responsible for one out of three bites of food we eat — therefore we need to safeguard our food supply by increasing the population of solitary bees, such as mason bees. These gentle bees work side-by-side with honey bees to pollinate home gardens as well as major food crops such as cherries and […]
Interested in learning more about the people and organizations that are fighting to preserve land in your neighborhood and from coast to coast? Check out these groups to learn more! National Organizations American Farmland Trust The Trust for Public Lands USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service Local/Regional Organizations Foothills Land Conservancy: Southern Appalachian Mountains, TN. The Park […]
Do you have limited space around you, but plenty above? Rooftop gardening is a growing trend, especially in urban locations, and there are an increasing number of links and resources available to help you plant a successful harvest above your head.