Lexington County Master Gardeners spring 2015 schedule
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Garden Presentation: Organic Gardening, May 18, 6 p.m., with Lexington County Master Gardeners Elizabeth Callicot and Doug Catoe, Lexington Main Library, 5440 Augusta Road, Lexington. • GLaM Program: Herbs, May 19, 5:30 p.m., with Lexington …

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Katy-area events include family fun
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She is a Harris County Master Gardener, a Citrus Specialist, a Master Composter and the owner of The Three Sisters, a company that conducts workshops on organic gardening and sells organic gardening products. Meet and greet time begins at 9:30 a.m., …

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Winter Food Crop Rotation
www.motherearthnews.com

My family enjoys carrots and greens from the garden all winter. I will show you a 3-bed garden plan that can guide you to the same results. The picture shows Beds 1-3 with the arrows indicating where the crops in each bed rotate to the next year. You …

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'Green dorm' promotes students' roles in environmental sustainability
www.ricethresher.org

The Rice University EcoRep Program is preparing for the February launch of the Green Dorm Initiative 2015, its biggest annual event, with hopes of educating Rice students about environmentally sustainable living through a contest designed to increase …

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Southern Living chooses Virginia for this year's Idea House
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Southern Living's Idea House is being built on Bundoran Farm in Albemarle County, – a preservation development where more than 90 percent of 2,300 acres is protected – a pastoral, sustainable living community. Previous Next. Idea House. Southern Living …

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A sustainable event: FAN Fair returning for year two at Purdue
www.newsandtribune.com

The event is organized by Floyd Action Network, or FAN, and features workshops on sustainable living and responsible consumption habits. Intentional communities, building “green” shotgun homes and utilizing active and passive solar energy to reduce …

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Time to explore Plants of the Year
www.thecrier.net

For those of you who are adhering to organic gardening principles, there are several great seed sources for our area that offer organic seed and organic heirloom seeds. The Southeaster Seed Savers organization and Southern Exposure Seed Exchange …

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Suggested practices for organic and other gardeners
www.shreveporttimes.com

Another problem is that the materials needed to participate in organic gardening are often hard to find in our area. Since chemical pesticides and many fertilizers are not accepted and used by the organic gardener, pest problems are not so quickly and …

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UNESCO releases global action programme on 'education in sustainable …
economictimes.indiatimes.com

ESD is a concept through which education looks systematically at dispersing information regarding sustainable living to students and communities, involving change in curricula. The project in India is being handled largely by non-government …

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