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Garden Plot Map 2022

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News from the Garden Shed Archives

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Conserving Water in the Garden

Garden Notes from Farmer Carla Conserving Water in the Garden As you probably know, the City of Northampton issued a…

Soil Tests

Soil Tests

9/4/14: Completed by Adele Franks, gardener in plot K19. Download here. 12/6/12: Completed by Sawmill Farm, located in the northwestern corner of…

Using the Broadfork

Using the Broadfork

This garden fork uses your body weight to break up soil, rather than depending on your back and arm strength.…

Tomato Blight

Tomato Blight

Late tomato blight is a serious problem for growers in our region, it’s very fast and contagious, and an outbreak…

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2024 Seed Share- March 9 at the Winter Market

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If the land could speak: Community gardens on land with social justice roots

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Fall 2023 Updates from the GFN Community Farm

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By now the garlic is planted, the water is turned off and all those who tend the Grow Food Northampton…

Goodnight, garden: Putting our gardens to bed for the winter is simpler than you think

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Written by Pat James, GFN Community Garden Manager Originally published in the Daily Hampshire Gazette on 11/2/23 Some gardeners may think…

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The farms, organic community gardens, and infrastructure on the Grow Food Northampton Community Farm were devastated by the July 10…

How a local farm recovers from flood: Grow Food Northampton gardeners work to revive land that has been submerged

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By Pat James For the Daily Hampshire Gazette Published July 21, 2023 The flood. I head to the Grow Food…

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