SUSTAINABLE TABLEMarch 5, 2014
From beginning to end, alpacas are the poster animal for sustainability. There are 26 alpacas on Rolling Hills Alpaca Farm outside of Jacksonville. Not only can their fleecy coats be used to make many things, but alpacas will eat almost everything.February 27, 2014
Getting all the recommended fruits and vegetables in each day can be a challenge, especially if they aren't something you crave...but despite some people's aversion to them, fruits and veggies pack incredible nutrients that can be hard to find anywhere else.
IN THE GARDENOctober 16, 2014
Containers of potted flowers can help decorate a patio or deck. Which is better to use in the containers: annuals or perennials?October 16, 2014
Winter Dreams, Summer Gardens is an annual full day seminar with lectures for everyone interested in gardening, from Backyard Gardeners through Master Gardeners. This is a wonderful opportunity to gain information on gardening in the areas which are of interest to everyone.
GREENSPACE NEWSSeptember 25, 2014
More than 100 pounds of food were distributed from over 6 small gardens in the area. The gardens are created in the donated space of people's back yards. The goal of the gardens is to create produce that used no pesticides.July 18, 2014
The effort to recycle has gained popularity over the years, but some may still wonder if it is worth it. Many may question the costs of recycling and wonder if the energy needed to process it, is really saves the environment. Barnes said the costs of recycling are nothing compared to what is takes f