SBVG Newsletter, June 2017 REMINDER: The next South Beach Victory Garden Workday and Meeting is on Sunday, July 9th from 10am to 12pm. Please mark your calendars now. WHAT TO PLANT IN JUNE Amaranth, Boniato, Calabasa, Garbanzo, Malabar Spinach, Hot Peppers, Roselle GARDEN COMMITTEE NEWS SBVG Gardener Agreement, formerly known as the “Rules.” The … Continue reading June 2017 SBVG Newsletter
This class is a great addition to your gardening skill set. I am planning on attending and can carpool with anyone if they are interested. The first class is on July 8 from 9-11am and the second class is on July 15. The two classes appear to cover the same composting basics so I recommend … Continue reading Compost class offered by UF-IFAS
During summer many gardeners have an opportunity to clean the soil of weeds and pests, such as nematodes. Sunn Hemp has been suggested to plant during the summer to improve the soil and clean the soils of nematodes. There are pros and cons, indeed planting Sunn Hemp can do this, but in our small gardens … Continue reading Sunn Hemp to manage nematodes
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/02/nyregion/compost-organic-recycling-new-york-city.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share City officials hope to divert organic refuse from landfills. Where will it all go?