GrowJourney Member Story: Valerie Benko from Lyndora, PA

The GrowJourney Member Stories Series features real GrowJourney members and their experiences in their organic gardens. If you’re a GrowJourney member, and you want to share your GrowJourney story, please get in touch! This GrowJourney story features Valerie Benko. All photos are from her garden. Years gardening: 5 Location:Lyndora, PA Instagram: @val_entine99

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Calorie inflation: the surprising truth about heirloom fruits and veggies

Want to get more nutrients from less calories? Welcome to the concept of calorie inflation. Modern seed varieties just don't pack the same nutritional punch they used to.  Calorie inflation: why you're eating more calories

New Video: Succession Planting & Biodiversity

It's helpful to see things in action in addition to reading about them on paper (or screen). We talk a lot about hugelkultur, succession planting, and biodiversity in our educational materials, so we thought it

Hydroponic Vs. Organic Controversy

Hydroponic Vs. Organic farming: what's the difference? Find answers to your questions here! We're big proponents of organic agriculture (large scale) and organic gardening (small-scale). We're especially vocal in our support for organic no-till methods

Succession Planting In Your Fall & Winter Garden For Continual Harvests

Try succession planting in your garden to get continual yields and maximize your growing space! In this article, we'll teach you how to do succession planting in your garden. What is succession planting? Before jumping

GrowJourney Member Story: Monika M.

Monika has been gardening for 10 years in Minneapolis, MN. The GrowJourney Member Stories Series features real GrowJourney members and their experiences in their organic gardens. If you're a GrowJourney member, and you want to

GrowJourney Member Story: Haley Speer

Haley is a lifelong gardener from Cosby, Tennessee. The GrowJourney Member Stories Series features real GrowJourney members and their experiences in their organic gardens. If you're a GrowJourney member, and you want to share your

GrowJourney Member Story, Featuring Kerry Anthony

Kerry has been food gardening for 4 years in Chapel Hill, NC. The GrowJourney Member Stories Series features real GrowJourney members and their experiences in their organic gardens. If you're a GrowJourney member, and you

GrowJourney Member Story, Featuring Margie Clayman

Margie has been food gardening for 11 years in Ohio. The GrowJourney Member Stories Series features real GrowJourney members and their experiences in their organic gardens. If you're a GrowJourney member, and you want to

GrowJourney on ETV’s “Making It Grow” with Amanda McNulty

If you're from the southeast US and you've ever had NPR on your car radio or ETV playing on your TV, you might have heard the energetic voice or seen the contagious smile