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The Edible Garden Series will hold a workshop on “Extending the Season” at Beaumont Presbyterian Church on Tuesday 13 September from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The workshop will cover winter protection options such as cold frames, mulch, heeling in, and more. Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome. “There are a lot of creative people out there who have found clever ways tokeep their gardens producing quite late into the | Continue Reading
This Sunday, September 4th, Faith Feeds will be highlighting their In-Feed Friendship Garden near the corner of North Limestone and 6th Street from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. FREE vegetables donated by local farmers at the Lexington Farmers Market will be given away to those hungry and in need of food. Please spread the word to those in this neighborhood!  Click here for a flyer to post. [slideshow]
The Edible Garden Series will hold a workshop on “Starting a Fall Garden” at Beaumont Presbyterian Church on Tuesday 16 August from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The workshop will cover plants that can be grown in the fall, when to plant them, and strategies for protecting plants against frost. Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome. “We typically have a long fall growing season in this part of Kentucky,” said | Continue Reading
[slideshow]On Thursday, August 4, Faith Feeds held a field trip adventure from the 2011 Sustainable Agriculture Educators Association conference being held in Lexington this week.  Faith Feeds Liaison, Shannon Baker, assisted in making this opportunity available.  The group visited Seedleaf’s London Ferrell Community Garden and then join Faith Feeds in touring and gleaning at Reed Valley Orchard and Glen Abner’s farm in Paris, KY.   It is a delight and honor to be a | Continue Reading