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The Organic Growers School Blog
Your source for articles on growing and agriculture news, information about our programs and upcoming events, and tips and pointers for farmers, growers, homesteaders, and eaters of all shapes and sizes.
Balsam Gardens has a great perspective on “Scaling Up,” the theme for our eighth CRAFT tour of the 2016 season. The initial inception of Balsam Gardens seemed to be that of many small-scale farms in the WNC region; growing from an 1/8 of an acre, selling at farmers...read more
We’re giving away 2 tickets to the 3rd annual Harvest Conference! the Harvest Conference focuses on the Fall & Winter Growing, Home Cooking, Fermentation, Preservation……read more
Organic Growers School’s disaster preparedness workshop was a hit thanks to a trivia game created by Gillian Scruggs.read more
Red Scout Farm is a beautiful secret garden nestled among the trees in Black Mountain, NC. Mary Carroll and Griffin Dodd, the farm owners, started by planting cover crop in March after their completion of the Farm Beginnings course on their then-fallow plot of family...read more