The focus of the workshop will be on the history of the black farmer in the United States and Ghana along with indigenous growing practices and food cultivation.
NO MORE EXCUSES: Sustainable Indoor Gardening and Food Preservation for Survival and Preparation series has been created to ensure vulnerable populations have access to food during and after a natural disaster or crisis.
Come check out GrowAsis Urban Garden Consulting, Inc. in collaboration with Mindful Indulgences artisan fair trade goods at their Valentine Pop-Up Shop in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. GrowAsis is providing wheatgrass mugs, handmade crochet mug cozies, herbal fruit blend teas and garden consultation. The shop is located at 1260 N. Milwaukee, Chicago 11am to 3pm now until February 15th. GrowAsis welcomes you!
Jacqueline Smith GrowAsis Urban Garden Consulting, Inc will be conducting a class introducing composting. The class will cover the following areas: definition of composting; the importance of composting; methods of composting; benefits of composting. Jacqueline will answer questions concerning composting and urban gardening. Limited space available! Tickets available in the link. //www.eventbrite.com/e/composting-101-tickets-239399969173
GrowAsis continues in its second season of the Mather Urban Garden Series. GrowAsis provides sustainable urban garden monthly workshops to elders and patrons of Mather Lifeways from February through October. The April workshop "Who Is Helping You Grow: Community/Neighbor-friendly Vegetable Gardening" will focus on coming together to cultivate food sustainably as a community.
GrowAsis wants to keep you abreast of what we are doing throughout the growing year. March's newsletter talks about the importance growing food, highlights works done in February and shares GrowAsis' exciting upcoming events this month. Learn and act on expert advice of urban gardener Jacqueline Smith. Receive notices about upcoming workshops, seasonal product status and garden tips on how to maintain your vegetable oasis all year round. The newsletter is a tool to help you BE EMPOWERED, GROW AND SECURE YOUR OWN FOOD. Click the link below to check out the newsletter.