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A Pickup Truck Grows an Educational Mini-Farm -Truck Farm Chicago is a nonprofit organization that uses a 1994 Ford F-250 named Petunia to chauffeur a miniature farm. The project, which revved into gear on Earth Day, is a collaboration between sustainable development nonprofit Seven Generations Ahead and eco-friendly book-printer Green Sugar Press, a recent GOOD Maker finalist whose co-founders Shari Brown and Tim Magner were inspired by King Corn first truck farm in Brooklyn, NY.
Truck Farm Chicago: a mini-farm planted in the back of a biodiesel-fueled pickup truck used to connect kids to food and health.
Like trucks? Love farmers? Take 30 second to vote for Truck Farm in the race to win $ to bring Free Truck Farm visits to Chicago's children in food insecure neighborhoods. Thank you!
A literal "food truck," Truck Farm Chicago is a nonprofit organization that uses a 1994 Ford F-250 named Petunia to chauffeur a miniature farm.
Educational mini-farms grown on pickup trucks teaches youths and their families about heathly eating
A Pickup Truck Grows an Educational Mini-Farm - what a really cool way to teach kids about where REAL food comes from
In the end, most of us garden because we love to see the hands-on miracle of life growing in front of our eyes...and somehow have a hand in that process.
Vertical Garden - saves space, reduces bending, gets veggies off the ground, reduces need for weeding. All win-wins!
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Your Own CUSTOM Farm Stand Sign Farmer's Market by GreenChickens...cute idea for a sign with the name of our little farm...
DIY - Gardening: The best trick for watering your tomato plant! With a 3' cage, 4 tomato plants surround a 5g pail..buried 6-8" deep. Holes in bottom 2nd row up 8". Doing this for sure next yr.
"planting a tomato plant in a bag" Small Garden Ideas #garden #gardening
Tomatoes will tell you what they need! Here's a cool graphicfrom Homegrown.org... lots of interesting information there.
Lots of info on growing strawberries - Alpine strawberries produce all summer, no runners, produce fruit on top, take light shade. Day Neutral 'Tristar' strawberries - produce from May to fall, good for containers, no runners
when to sprout, plant, water, and fertilize...also tracks hardiness and min. germination temps.