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Ashevillage Urban Farm School 2014

Blog: Ashevillage Urban Farm School   -   Tuesday December 03, 2013   -   By Kathryn

Gardening • Agroforestry • Water Systems • Wild Edibles • Fermentation • Aquaponics •  Beekeeping •  Compost  • Natural Building • Herbalism • E ntrepreneurship • And more... :: U R B A N F AR M  S C H O ...

Seeking farmers & serious growers for Fall & Winte...

Blog: Waxhaw Farmers Market   -   Thursday October 03, 2013   -   By Ginette

Since we became an all-year round market, we need more vendors for our fall and winter seasons: greens, winter squash, turnips, beets, etc... as well as specialty growers or bakers: gluten free breads and baked goods, artisan pasta makers, pecans and walnuts,...

Garden Grants Available in NC

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Wednesday May 29, 2013   -   By Kay

NC Park & Recreation Association has some grant money available – for community garden projects that are run through a Park and Rec for a community garden on public land .  It must be on public land, and must be in cooperation with your local...

HANDS-IN-THE-DIRT OCTOBER

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Sunday September 18, 2011   -   By Kay

Two classes are scheduled for October 2011.  These will cover year-round gardening, garden preparation, and much more. Classes are free, and are held as part of our mission to help US residents become gardeners — or expand gardens — to feed themselves...

Funding for Gardening Education

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Thursday July 07, 2011   -   By Kay

RTI International Supports Local Non-Profit Grow And Share Zebulon, NC, July 7, 2011 - Grow And Share, a non-profit fighting hunger at the local level, recently received a corporate contribution from RTI International of Research Triangle Park, North...

Garden Plant Giveaway

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Sunday April 17, 2011   -   By Kay

Grow And Share Garden Plant Giveaway / Gratis Las Plantas De Jardín ?Saturday, April 30,  2011 / Sábado 30 de Abril ? 11:00a.m. - ? * New Hope Baptist Church, 4301 Louisburg Road Raleigh, NC PLANTS (PLANTAS): tomato (tomate) ...

Bugs Class, 5K Walk

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Tuesday March 22, 2011   -   By Kay

Our next class is this Saturday at 9:00am.  It is open to all ages and is free. Saturday, March 26: Bugs and More Beneficial Bugs and Garden Pests Bees, Please! Trees and Bushes Grow Food Too There may be some slight modification to this plan,...

Seeking Farmers to share what they know at our fun...

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Saturday May 01, 2010   -   By Kay

Our second annual fundraiser, the Grow And Share Music Festival 2010, will be held Labor Day Weekend near Raleigh NC. The festival will again this year have Farm Education Stations.  We are seeking farmers to come and share what they know, from...

Grow And Share Joins The Great Human Race

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Monday February 15, 2010   -   By Kay

February 15, 2010 — Zebulon, NC. Fighting hunger takes a new path during the March 27th Great Human Race in and around Durham. A local non-profit plans to pound the pavement with supporters from all walks of life, raising funds for their local fight...

Fundraiser to fight hunger - mark your calendar......

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Thursday February 04, 2010   -   By Kay

Grow And Share Music Festival 2010 fundraiser confirmed for Sunday, September 5th 2010. This music festival is a fundraiser for Grow And Share, a non-profit fighting hunger through widespread gardening, produce sharing, and community building. With...

Greenhouse #1 Given New Home By Steven Horton of C...

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Tuesday February 02, 2010   -   By Kay

Awesome job with the greenhouse, Steven! It looks great: http://spencesgarden.wordpress.com/2010/02/01/some-houses-should-be-built-of-glass/

Documentary on local foods and Grow And Share's ef...

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Friday January 29, 2010   -   By Kay

The filmmaker creating the documentary on Grow And Share and community food issues has created a brief "snippet" video. I hope that you will take the 2+ minutes to view it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_j0qf11Cd0w   ...

Greenhouse Status

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Tuesday December 15, 2009   -   By Kay

We will be pulling the greenhouse poles out of the ground tomorrow and then moving them to the new site to put back in. Hard work but worth it! We can still use volunteers to assist with moving the greenhouse (Zebulon in Wake County) and re-assembly...

Greenhouse 2 and request for your help

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Tuesday December 08, 2009   -   By Kay

Greenhouse 2 is well on its way to relocation here at Grow And Share in Zebulon, NC USA. This past weekend, volunteers Riley E., Mitch A., Craig A., AJ B., and Frank and Kay Whatley took down all of the electrical systems. Heater, fans, and other...

School Gardens Will Grow Food to Eat, To Learn, An...

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Monday November 09, 2009   -   By Kay

November 9, 2009 – Zebulon, NC USA Elementary school teachers are going green in Franklin County, NC with installation of school gardens. Teachers are adding gardening to their lesson plans for science, nutrition, and other subjects. Produce grown in...

Sky over Zebulon/Pilot, NC in July 2009 (photo by ...

Blog: Grow And Share   -   Sunday August 02, 2009   -   By Kay

Here is another of Frank's sky photos.

Life on the Farm: The good and the not so good

Blog: The Mushroom Hut @ Fox Farms   -   Friday June 26, 2009   -   By Alan and Susan

Hello everyone, Just wanted to let everyone know the Farmers' Market in Spruce Pine, NC is up and running on Wednesdays from 2:30-5:30 p.m.  This is a great time to set up for most farmers.  Especially if you have feeding to take care of in the...

What the heck is a CSA anyway?

Blog: Simply Sustainable - My Life on an Organic Farm   -   Tuesday November 25, 2008   -   By Simply Sustainable 1

What the heck is a CSA? " C ommunity S upported A griculture " In basic terms, a CSA consists of a community of individuals who pledge support to a farm operation so that the farmland becomes, either legally or...


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