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April 10, 2017

The plants are in our new pollinator garden. Now, the wait begins. The wait won't be long though. Some of the plants already have blooms on them and others will bloom in succession throughout the rest of the year. The pollinators are going to be buzzing around in no ti...

April 1, 2017

The crew from Urban Greenscapes came out today to prepare the bed for our Pollinator garden. Next Sunday, April 9, we will be planting the first plants. If you would like to help us with the planting, please register here or go to the events page. For more information ...

March 24, 2017

Atlanta Watershed Management is offering a Composting 101 workshop on six dates in 017; April 26, May 31, June 28, July 26 & September 27. The workshop time is from 11 AM to 1 PM on each date and costs $40 per household (up to 2 persons). Registration is required.

Class...

March 24, 2017

Learn to make your own rain barrel! The City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management will be hosting Rain Barrel Workshops. 2017 Workshops dates are: April 20, May 25, June 22, July 20, August 24, and September 21. Register today.

March 14, 2017

Organic herbs are a great way add interest to your food without adding calories, and no other type of plant gives you anywhere near as much flavor punch for your gardening dollar. So, if you’re thinking of starting your own herb garden this year, but don’t know where t...

March 13, 2017

Making your own seed tape is easy and fun! Why buy those expensive rolls of seed tape in the store when you can make your own?

Here's a list of what you'll need:

- Toilet paper
- Water
- Flour
- Paint Brush
- 3 Small Bowls
- Seeds

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Successful organic gardeners rely on compost to improve soil fertility and moisture management, nourish helpful microbes, and inoculate against destructive ones. This three compost bin system is a compost factory that efficiently pumps out heaps of finished black gold...

March 4, 2017

Everyone enjoys the taste of a home grown tomato. The sweetness, the firmness, the juiciness – who wouldn’t choose a home-grown tomato over a store bought one? Tomatoes are also high in Vitamins A, C and Lycopene which has cancer-fighting antioxidants.

Home grown tomato...

February 4, 2017

Pollinator garden workshop attended by Grove Park Community Garden's garden coordinator.