Category Archives: Farming

What an amazing seedling season!

What a fantastic 2015 season, folks! As we recover from a full season of organic gardening classes, assembly of over 160 orders and popular sales events, we are humbled and grateful for everyone’s interest and enthusiasm for our organically grown … Continue reading

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Garden-ready Seedlings in Elmhurst this Saturday -and- Presentation this Sunday

Our online pre-orders are over, but not to worry! We’ll have a WIDE variety of seedlings available for purchase at the next three Saturday in-person sales events. Come out to Elmhurst (235 S. Kenilworth) this Saturday, May 2nd from 10 … Continue reading

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Plants out — Organic Gardening class — Kim’s Gentleness talk

This weekend ALL of the seedlings made their maiden voyage from the basement into the backyard hoop houses, where they’re soaking up the sun’s rays (even through the clouds).       Place your pre-order to help guarantee your preferred … Continue reading

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Order native plants for your landscape -and- Get the veggie varieties you want!

Pre-order Native Plants for Your Garden through Natural Communities We’d like to give a shout-out to our friends at Natural Communities, based in Batavia. They offer a diverse selection of native plants through local events and web pre-sales, from individual plants to whole … Continue reading

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Free Gardening Talk – Design your garden and container gardening

Join Kim and the Holistic Moms (of Chicago – Western Suburbs Chapter) for an evening of vegetable gardening talk on Tuesday, March 3rd in Warrenville from 7 – 9 pm. Design Your Veggie Garden presented by Kim Marsin of Sweet Home Organics … Continue reading

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Free Gardening Classes This Spring

Get your garden learnin’ on this spring! Check out our News & Events link to get more information about these free classes coming up in March and April: March 3rd, 7-9 pm – Design Your Veggie Garden and Mini Veggie Gardens – Warrenville, IL April … Continue reading

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Raised Garden Bed Primer -and- Get Veggie/Flower Plants Here

We hope you’re snuggled under some blankets like we are, dreaming of the smell of freshly turned soil and spring. Raised Beds – a great investment in happier plants and you Thanks to the clay-ey soils prevalent in these parts, … Continue reading

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