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

Neman Young, a Tennessee expert, demonstrates how food works in Missouri

Jeff Ross does not know what to expect in the forest for food. It could be a mushroom. They can be wild greens. It may be the petals you see all the time but you never know they can be eaten. Everything he finds goes home to cook. The food it collects determines the menu, … Read more

The 9-mile garden driveway extends to Coteville, along with Frank Martin’s garden

The team behind the 9-mile garden at Afton Food Track Park and Recreation will launch a similar project this spring in Cottleville. Frankie Martin Garden offers food trucks, live entertainment, whiskey and wine bar and more on 2.74 acres on 5372 St. Charles Avenue. For Franኪois Martin Garden, 9 Mile Garden Binary Management Partner Brian … Read more

The Nelson Memorial Library is growing a pollen and sensory garden

Nelson Memorial Library The new Pollen Garden is scheduled for June 4. Nelson Memorial Library The newly installed Memorial Avenue June 4 Painting is part of the Pollen Garden next to the building. Despite the drought in the area over the past few months, the pollen planted at the Nelson Memorial Library in Lovingston last … Read more