Bake Sales: Give Back
Saturday (weather permitting) kicks off parades in droves for the next 3 days. After you apply sunscreen, pack up the car and get your gang together, please tuck a few extra dollars in your pocket to support your local not-for-profit bake sales, which explode this time of year. Many schools and organizations can not keep […]
Strawberry Festival in Orange
The Strawberry Festival 2013 is being held on Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m to 6 p.m. at the High Plains Community Center on Orange Center Road Orange, Connecticut. The 5th Annual Orange Strawberry Festival, sponsored by the Orange Congregational Church, is fun for the whole family! Delicious food, live music and family fun at the Annual Orange Strawberry Festival at […]
Rain & Rain Barrels?
What exactly are rain barrels? How do you use them? Do they really have benefits? Let’s break it down! Rain barrels are large containers which traditionally are approximately 50 gallons or the standard industrial size of a drum. Prior to plastic mold injection machines rain barrels where salvaged out of industrial containers. Thumbs up for […]
What’s the Organic Fix for Tomato Worms?
Last week I wrote about cucumber beetles and stated that everything has a natural enemy and a natural friend. The friend of the tomato plant is basil. Interesting enough what a great pair in cuisine they make! Tomatoes will often get “Tomato horn worms” on them despite being planted next to basil although in my experience the […]