Do you want to have your very own garden plot here at Argonne? Or just hang out once a month and talk about gardening? The Garden Club is here for you!
Tilling has begun
Many areas of the site have already been tilled and the rest should follow soon, weather and FMS’ schedule permitting.
May meeting: Slow Food & heirloom plant sale
Next meeting will be Tuesday, May 17 at noon in Building 212, room A157.
Alison Parker, co-owner and farmer of Radical Root Organic Farm in Libertyville, IL, will discuss the importance of Slow Food’s Ark of Taste movement, food heritage, heirloom plants and biodiversity on the farm and the garden. She will discuss growing in a way that contributes to the environment and to the health of people, and what it means to grow in an ecological way. At the end of the meeting there will be a PLANT SALE – organic, heirloom vegetable seedlings, incl. tomatoes and others.
Plots still open for new gardeners
There is still time for new gardeners to get a garden plot at Argonne. Read more.