Local Gardening

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    Local Gardening, June 2018: Gardening’s Community Benefits

    Gardens have a positive effect on property values—and this can be true of a personal gardens, of course, but is equally true for community gardens, especially those that transform vacant lots. A 2008 study by Ioan Voicu and Vicki Been showed that a more

    May 30, 2018

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    What drier weather may mean for garden pests

    It’s been a dry winter—after a dry year. Last year, Denver received about 11.7 inches of rainfall; the average is about 14.3 inches. This could have consequences for our gardens—not only in terms of groundwater, but in terms of pests, because our more

    May 2, 2018