This week we’re celebrating dirt! With the summer’s heat finally behind us, it’s prime time for getting out into the garden and putting those cooler weather greens, brassicas, and root vegetables into the ground. Few things are as rewarding as growing your own food. Find out for yourself this season!
This Week’s Deals
$1.50 ea or 4 for $5 Joe’s Organic Compost
$7 (Save $1) Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds
Rise Up Sing-a-long
Wed, Sept 30th 7-9pm
Every Other Week
Using the songbook Rise Up Singing to guide most of the evening, join (and bring!) friends, family, pets, and neighbors for a good ol’ fashioned sing-a-long! All musical levels and ages are welcome. Find us in the lawn, maybe around a fire!
Oktoberfest First Friday Block Party
Fri, Oct 2nd 6-9pm
This Friday kicks off an exciting October porch residency with one of our favorite local acts, Brand New Key. Plus, Easy Tiger will be here for a special offering of their delicious pretzels! Coupled with Oaktoberfest by Live Oak on tap and you’ve got yourself a stellar night.
Yard to Market Garden Tour
Sat, Oct 3rd 10:30am
Celebrate Garden Week this Saturday morning with Yard to Market Co-op’s very first garden tour. Learn some tips and tricks from Master Gardener Sue and get in.spired for your own Fall planting.
5 Ways To Use Coffee Grounds In The Garden
If you’ve admired the boxes full of cascading sweet potato greens in our front yard, you’ve witnessed the incredible value of mixing coffee grounds (and chaff) into your soil. Find a plethora of other ideas here and never view those morning grounds the same way.
YardFarm doesn’t just grow and sell beautiful seedlings to folks like us. They’re also a full service organic gardening and landscaping company. If you’ve always wanted to grow your own food but don’t know where to start, give them a call! They’re prepared to help you plan, install, and maintain a thriving garden, small or large.
Are you or someone you know destined to be a member of our stellar team? Send them our way!