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Sunn Hemp: A Garden-Boosting Ornamental Plant

Sunn Hemp (Crotalaria juncea) is a poplar nitrogen-boosting member of the legume family. Although notably grown in the more tropical regions of Asia, it actually originates from India. It is perfect for the home gardener or an urban farm because … Continue reading

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Growing Up | New Site Teaches Tweens About Soil Science

A new e-learning site dedicated to informing the students—and the public—about the role of nutrients in healthy food production and the preservation of green spaces.

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GMO A-Go-Go | A Video by Natural News

We stumbled across this short animated film and thought we’d share it. Enjoy! YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE 10 Organic Resolutions Worth Keeping for Life Sprouting | GMO Inside Sprouting | SPE Certified Food  

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Digging It | Acres USA Magazine

Pass the time until gardening season with some great winter reading.

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Free Guides to Attracting Garden Pollinators

Something for nothing. A no-cost guidebook to planting for pollinators.

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Of Milkweed and Monarchs | Saving the Beneficial Butterfly

Large-scale farming has wiped out millions of acres of native plants, including milkweed, a vital resource for monarch butterflies—contributing to their dwindling numbers. Here’s the scoop and how you can help.

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