Archives: June 2014

The thrill of the pick

Clear skies, green fields and glistening red berries — this is the picturesque view visitors get when going strawberry picking at any of the nearby farms in the Fox Valley area. A staple of summer treats, there are few better ways to take a break from everyday life than to handpick your own strawberries right READ MORE

Maximize garden space with hugelkultur

Submitted by foxcities on Wed, 2014-06-25 15:02      If you are an urban Fox Cities resident, and want to grow your own foliage and food on your condensed city yard, an urban gardening technique with roots in Germany and Eastern Europe will aid you. “Urban gardening is all about design,” says Oren Jakobson, director of READ MORE