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Chicago Urban Gardening

The day to day experiences of a University of Illinois Extension Urban Horticulture Educator in Chicago, Illinois

Earth Machine Compost Bin Sale

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The 2 nd Annual " Earth Machine " compost bin sale will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2006 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the parking lots of the following locations: Garfield Park Conservatory , 300 North Central Park Avenue at Lake Street, the...

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Science and Tech Camp 2006:Gardening in a Box

Posted by Ron Wolford -

On Monday, July 10, the Summer Exploration Camp 2006, Science, Technology, and Much More started off with an Urban Green Thumb experience for twenty seventh and eighth graders. Ron Wolford, Urban Gardening/Environment Educator talked to the campers about Urban Gardening in Chicago. Campers saw a video about the Cook County Sheriff'...

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