Garden bounty for our local politicos!
This season the garden gets just a little bit more diverse.
As a garden steeped in organic and environmentally conscientious practices, we are aware of how nature provides her own checks and balances when it comes to pests.
What happens when a group of Brooklyn gardeners gather for a Brooklyn gardens tour?!
Oh, the usual mayhem. Continue reading
As the Bear’s garden embarks on our seed saving project as a counterbalance to big agribusiness and their insistence on ‘owning’ seeds and outlawing seed saving, community gardens want to put in our two cents.
This is our Season of Green!
In mid-October, the Bears started their seed saving project.
Our focus is to harvest and save the seeds of crops that we deem worthy of future propigation.
Fall is a good time to collect and keep those seeds that you want to grow next season.
This year the Bear’s garden will embark on our first official seed saving project.
Let’s just say that NYC’s August’s Dog Days are not always due to the heat…
sometimes it’s on account of the dog poop all over the sidewalks!
An ancient herb that precedes painkillers and antibiotics, which people relied upon for their aches and pains.