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We Sow, We Grow Community Garden Initiative

Help #WeSowWeGrow Win a Garden Grant!

Well, well, well. I’m stepping out for the We Sow, We Grow Community Garden Initiative and applying for a grant from Seeds Of Change! It’s a grant process that I missed last year because we didn’t start the garden…

Advocates for Urban Agriculture

Gearing Up for Gardening

Since Friday, Chicago has been hitting some record level warmth levels, and I’m semi here for it. I love being able to get out and enjoy the weather, but the cynic in me feels like there will be snow…

Raising Backyard Chickens

Raising Backyard Chickens

One of these months (September) was National Chicken Month. We all missed it around here, but I still have a great post!  I bet you didn’t know that. For some of you, I bet you didn’t know that you…

Tomato Processing #FarmtoPlate

ToMAYto Processing ToMAHto Processing

One thing that #NaBloPoMo is good for is getting all of those blog posts that have been sitting on your to-do list forever, out of your head. Today we get to talk a little bit about tomato farming and…

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