In defense of leaves: A plea to urban gardeners

Everybody Gardens reader Kathy Short penned a passionate plea for urban gardeners to reuse their leaves instead of sending them to the landfill.

December 13, 2019

Gardening notebook: Native plant nursery, plant sale, garden stewards and more

Gardening events around Western Pennsylvania include several plant sales, as well as backyard composting and rain barrel workshops.

May 3, 2019

Backyard composting, rain barrel workshops on tap for 2019

The Pennsylvania Resources Council is offering plenty of workshops next spring, with focuses on backyard composting as well as rain barrels.

November 14, 2018

Compost is the building block of all gardens and the best way to recycle

Compost is the building block for all gardens

October 4, 2018

Composting & rain barrel workshops coming to Allegheny County

Need help getting started with composting or a rain barrel? The Pennsylvania Resources Council will be hosting a multitude of Read the full article…

February 6, 2018