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Chicago Urban Gardening

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

Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Cyndi Johnson gardens in California and has developed an online resource for home gardeners, Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs. She has a listing of more than 2000 mail-order gardening catalogs in the United States and Canada. The companies are rated for quality, service and price. Cyndi's Catalog of Garden Catalogs...

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City Produce Project Starts Earthbox Vegetable Garden

Posted by Ron Wolford -

The mission of the City Produce Project project is to provide fresh vegetables to Chicago's south side residents living in "Food Deserts"-areas with no access to fresh vegetables. Vegetables are being grown for the project on two acres of land at the University of Illinois Horticulture Research Center in St. Charles, a 5...

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