A Book for a Political Summer

Anybody else getting tired of the phone calls asking for money for various political campaigns? Being in a swing state, and in a particularly swingish county, has ramped up the attention, hasn’t it? No matter what our individual political stripe …

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Get Ready for Fall Gardening

In the middle of 90 degree weeks it is hard to imagine that fall is on its way, but now is the time to start planning your fall vegetable garden. If you enjoy eating any of the following foods you …

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Five Books for the Vegetable Gardener

Are you looking for some good garden reading during the off-season? Need a gift for your back-to-the-land brother-in-law? Here are some new additions to the Civic Garden Center’s Hoffman Horticultural Library that would make fascinating reading this winter. For your …

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Carriage House Farm Tour

On Saturday, Richard and Dick Stewart opened their 155 year old family farm up to visitors as part of OEFFA’s farm tour series. OEFFA is the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association, “a membership-based, grassroots organization, dedicated to promoting and …

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