Good Earth Garden News

We Made National News!

A Local Food Frontier Makes Gains by MELINDA HEMMELGARN, M.S., R.D.   Ms. Hemmelgarn has been reporting about food, soil, health, and the connection to sustainable agriculture issues for years.  Her weekly radio program is broadcast on Radio Free Palmer…. (READ MORE)

Bees & Their Secret Codes

Those Bees!   They’re Passing on Secret Codes in our Gardens           Or should I say, bees & ants secrete codes to enrich our gardens? Formic Acid—-Nature’s Wonder     Bees  secrete formic acid when they land on flower and collect… (READ MORE)

Salatin Semester Set for Loan-Out

I have long admired farmer/rancher Joel Salatin at Polyface Farms for all his ecological and permaculture innovations.   Here is a tremendous opportunity to learn more.   This set is available from the MatSu College & throught public inter-library loan … (READ MORE)

Plant for Pollinators!

Attention, Flower Lovers! Bee Friendly! Choose Flowers that Help Endangered Bees & Enhance your Garden You need flowers among your vegetables.  You need not be a bee keeper.  You simply need to attract pollinators with flowers. Why??? Your squash, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers,… (READ MORE)