Community Supported Agriculture

I attended an interesting workshop last weekend in Dayton on community supported agriculture. The Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon County received a grant to do a train-the-trainer series on community supported agriculture (CSA). The goal is to teach people about growing vegetables and fruit in northern Nevada who will then …

What is Organic Gardening?

Going “green” is the trend and what could be greener for home gardens than going organic? People don’t always understand what organic means. People think it means that no pesticides can be used, but that is not necessarily the case. According to Cooperative Extension’s national Web site, eXtension.org, “organic farming …