First Garden Tour

By | 2014-05-07T08:56:38+00:00 May 7th, 2014|Rural Resources|

Our Grow Appalachia Teens, Food Commanders, from Rural Resources in East Tennessee went on their first garden tour.  They were excited to see the raised beds and use of tires in the garden.  I wish I had pictures to share, but the keys got locked into the car, and I could not get the camera


By | 2014-04-21T11:01:12+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Rural Resources|

Our Grow Appalachia first year teens, Food Commanders, did not meet this past week.  They will be meeting Saturday, and touring a recycled community garden.  We will also design their gardens for their own back yards.  But, that did not keep us from not doing something exciting with some of our other teens in Greene County, TN! 

Fun with horse manure!

By | 2014-04-11T10:21:54+00:00 April 11th, 2014|Rural Resources|

What beautiful weather we have been having here in Greene County, TN!  The sun is shinning, some rain, and WARM temperatures.  We are very excited to finely really begin gardening and farming.  Our Grow Appalachia teen group, which has named themselves "Food Commanders",  came out this past weekend and put in some raised beds.  They helped

Spring is here!

By | 2014-03-14T10:05:37+00:00 March 14th, 2014|Rural Resources, Uncategorized|

Spring is here!  So says the wild flowers, the sun, the worms, and the rabbits who are welcoming their spring litters, but the temperatures are very confused.  Last week spring fever hit a lot of us here, this week, temperatures took a dive.  We know it is around the corner and so we begin our