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Save the Bees!

Greetings fellow readers! I hope everyone’s July is going well! I am so happy to share some exciting news with all of you! For those of you that do not know, the EPA has recently given the Albright garden a … Continue reading

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Help! Bugs have infested my crops

Hello friends, My name is Gerald Ringgold, i’m fortunate enough  to be one of the interns taking care of the garden this summer. Due to a bug infestation (specifically on the potato plants) i have looked into a few ways … Continue reading

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The Three Sisters

Hello everyone! My name is Shannon and I am a 2017 intern here at Albright’s community garden. Although I have only been here for a short amount of time, each day spent in the garden is a new experience for … Continue reading

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Fish Emulsion

Good Afternoon! Today I will be explaining the function and benefits of fish emulsion for organic gardening. So… what is fish emulsion? Fish emulsion is an organic fertilizer made from leftover parts of fish. Yes, the smell and/or thought is … Continue reading

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Early Blight

Overall, Albright’s community garden is still healthy and producing plentiful produce. Lately, we have been harvesting cucumbers, swiss chard, a number of different and scentful herbs, as well as other crops, and just the beginnings of different varieties of tomatoes. … Continue reading

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Weeds that Benefit the World

Hi All,   Our garden here at Albright is home to a special plant that many consider a weed and oftentimes remove. Milkweed! Milkweed is home to the monarch butterfly as they are quite picky with where they will lay … Continue reading

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Appreciating Nature in the Garden

Hi everyone! My name is Vince and I’m also a 2016 intern at Albright’s community garden. I just began my time working in the garden this year and am already quite surprised at the amount of growth that has taken … Continue reading

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