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Homegrown Lifestyle Network members joined Master Gardener, Phil Pfister, at the Lowe Park Greenhouse on February 24th to learn some ways to get an early start on the garden this year! Participants discussed wall-of-water, row covers, heating options,...

Follow this link to learn more about the course and sign up by February 21st for the early registration price! Learn how to have a Homegrown Lifestyle this year with an engaging class that features experts on a variety of topics, local speakers, tours,...

Cindy Hadish began writing her “Homegrown” garden column in 2003, as an outlet for her gardening obsession. The column and related articles have been a way to spread the word about local foods, school and community gardens, farmers markets, incredible...

Sign up now: Free UNI CEEE/ISU Extension Webinar Series "Green Celebrations" - Starts Wednesday, February 20, 1:30-3 pm Are you interested in learning how to create more sustainable patterns of consumption, especially around celebrations? This series...

2013 Come to the Table Summit focuses on New Food Businesses and Startup Business Resources (Iowa City, IA) Come to the Table is a special program of the Field to Family Regional Food Coalition with the goal of bringing together farmers with bakers, butchers,...

I've witnessed inspiring Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs at Grinnell Heritage Farm and at Laura Krouse's Abbe Hills Farm near Mount Vernon and am always happy to spread the word about localfoodsconnection@yahoo.com Eric Menzel, (319) 2...

Listen to Andy Larson & Denny Schrock with ISU Extension cover the upcoming 2013 Homegrown Lifestyle course and answer listener questions! The link contains the archived Talk of Iowa show from February 1, 2013. Interested in the Homegrown Lifestyle course?...

The greenhouse at Lowe Park in Marion. Get an Early Start on the Garden Sunday, February 24th at 2pm Lowe Park Greenhouse (4500 N 10th St., Marion, IA) Are you tired of the cold and looking forward to this year’s garden? Join us to learn ways you can...