Teens Grow Greens Inc. The Milwaukee community launched a $7 million project to expand access

MILWAUKEE – For the past seven years, Teens Grow Greens Incorporated has been harnessing the power of gardening to provide business, entrepreneurship and educational opportunities to youth in Milwaukee. The Teen Greens program started with just 10 employees and now has more than 70. The head of agriculture, Julius Gayo, said: “Every year it is … Read more

Horticulture education at Fox Valley Tech includes composting

Greenville, Wis. – It was a bright and late summer day for a group of horticulture students at Fox Valley Technical College. What you need to know Fox Valley Technical College is developing several programs for use on campus. Most of the fertilizer is mixed back into the field in the yard The goal is … Read more

Sanger House Gardens brings visitors from all over Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE – When you enter Steve Bilk’s backyard in Milwaukee’s historic Beer Hill, you’re greeted by hundreds of plants and flowers. “We have about 500 species of plants,” Belk said. “Trees, shrubs, grasses, perennials and the like.” Belk and his wife began working on their garden in 1987. It was named Sanger House Gardens after … Read more

Sanger House Gardens brings visitors from all over Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE – When you enter Steve Bilk’s backyard in Milwaukee’s historic Beer Hill, you’re greeted by hundreds of plants and flowers. “We have about 500 species of plants,” Belk said. “Trees, shrubs, grasses, perennials and the like.” Belk and his wife began working on their garden in 1987. It was named Sanger House Gardens after … Read more

The home and garden show returns to Milwaukee

The home and garden show returns to Milwaukee After a two-year hiatus during the Covenant-19 epidemic, the home and garden show returned to Milwaukee. Updated 11’s 42 42 42 CDT March 25, 2022 Hide copy Show copy Good morning, Geron. Believe it or not, this is the longest running race in the country. This is … Read more

Gardens affected by inflation are expected to increase prices

Manitook, Wise. – It is humid in the greenhouses of Hartman Town and Country Greenhouse in Manitook. What you need to know Heating costs and gas prices are increasing costs in the greenhouse Many greenhouse and garden consumers say they expect some price hikes this year Covide-19 is expected to continue in 2022. This is … Read more

Gardens affected by inflation are expected to increase prices

Manitook, Wise. – It is humid in the greenhouses of Hartman Town and Country Greenhouse in Manitook. What you need to know Heating costs and gas prices are increasing costs in the greenhouse Many greenhouse and garden consumers say they expect some price hikes this year Covide-19 is expected to continue in 2022. This is … Read more

Milwaukee mayoral forum; 6 out of 7 candidates present forums, ideas.

Milwaukee mayoral forum; 6 out of 7 candidates present forums, ideas. Milwaukee voters will elect a new mayor this spring. A virtual forum with seven candidates in the primary election was held to help voters make informed choices. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee voters will elect a new mayor this spring after 18 years. A coalition of … Read more