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Gardening

Summer Garden

Tips for Preparing Your Vegetable Garden This Summer

Are you considering growing your own vegetables to save money and eat healthier? Growing a garden takes some advanced planning, as well as a great deal of time, patience and effort. Utilize these 10 helpful tips to prepare your garden and make it flourish.

05/13/2013

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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?

04/03/2013

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5 Vegetables That Grow Well In San Francisco

Get the kids involved and create a family vegetable garden.

04/04/2012

Collective Roots provides garden based learning programs. (www.collectiveroots.org)

East Palo Alto Encourages Green Thumbs With Launch Of Seed Library

The gardening section of the East Palo Alto Library has been stocking more than just books.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/22/2011

Green compostable collection bin, San Francisco (AP)

San Francisco Compost Giveaway Draws Thousands

Recology and San Francisco’s Recreation and Parks Department teamed up once more as thousands lined up for a free compost giveaway on Saturday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/16/2011