Garden Gnome News October-December Addition

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Blog, Newsletter | 0 comments

Dear Cascadian,    (Connect on Facebook,  Twitter, Pinterest) Thanksgiving.    We want to express our gratitude to anyone who has read this far.  We know how life goes, especially for urbane folk with many commitments.  If you have read this far, it probably means you are growing food already (kudos!) or are considering it (yay!).   I hope you are enjoying the Fall greens, winter squash, potatoes, beans, berries, and fruit from 2014.   If you are not eating exclusively from your stock pile of food, let...

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Action Item – Huge Fee Increase for 2015 Farmers Markets and Vendors Proposed by Public Health – Seattle & King County 

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments

Seattle Farmers Market Association FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Judy Kirkhuff Market Master   Fee Increases As Much As 300% Over 2014 November 12, 2014 Seattle, WA Department of Environmental Health Services at Public Health – Seattle & King County submitted a proposal to the King County Board of Health in late September to increase farmers market permit fees for 2015, without adequate justification.  Called Temporary Recurring Event permits, these permits are required of...

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How to Plant Garlic Video

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Blog, Newsletter | 0 comments

How to Plant Garlic

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Seeking Member-Owners for Greenhouse (Co)operation

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Blog, LITTLE POSTS, Newsletter | 0 comments

We are seeking to build a veritable “A” Team of individuals that can contribute to our Edible Nursery.  We hope to find multi-talented individuals that will be involved with all parts of the business, and also hold down a special focus in the following. Marketing Specialist -Coordinate farmers markets, special events, web presence Production Specialists- produce and maintain the plants.  Maintain the schedule and growing environment. Community Supported Plant Starts Program/Education class...

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Winter Crop Guide notes

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in LITTLE POSTS | 0 comments Hello Fall! Thank you for being a CSPS Member. We appreciate you for growing local and also supporting our greenhouse program and hope you get more out of your garden this Winter. As CSPS members you are always welcome to visit our greenhouse operation.   Please let us know if you need help in your garden this fall. We actually enjoy doing maintenance! Refer your friends—pass them this card & they will get 50% discount on a season of starts! LIKE CEL”s Page—->...

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Posted by on Sep 1, 2014 in Blog, Newsletter | 0 comments

Garden Gnome News, April, May, June, July, August and September 2014 Volume 6 Issue 4-9  (we were busy)  Dear Cascadian Food Grower, Spring was a blast.  This year we stayed small, and although the work load was insane at times, we enjoyed working on some projects.  Check out this roof top garden, or this Edible Front Yard!  And also this fun patio with drystack raised bed, waiting for plants!  (insert links) If you had an Edible Landscape…..  you would be having way to much food right now, and be...

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