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A place to learn more about backyard, community, school, and youth gardens.

Grow Your Own Sprouts

Posted by Rhonda J. Ferree -

Is your New Year's Resolution to lose weight? If you're like a lot of people this month, you're looking for ways to liven up winter meals without adding calories. Homegrown sprouts can do just that. David Robson, University of Illinois Extension Specialist in horticulture, offers the following advice on growing sprouts in your home. No special equipment is needed for gr...

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The Year of Gardening Dangerously Blog

Posted by Rhonda J. Ferree -

Joins Master Gardener/Master Naturalist Cathy Lane's Blog at http://theyearofgardeningdangerously.com/ . Cathy's blog describes her efforts to food garden every day of 2013. She includes her thoughts on gardening and life in general....

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