Category Archives: Hoop House

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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Plant your 2014 Garden and Pre-order your Seedlings!

Happy New Year, everyone! Our backyard hoop houses (where we grow the seedlings) are hunkered down for the winter, eagerly awaiting next year’s batch of seedlings. We’re excited to announce our new online store where you can peruse the 80+ … Continue reading

Posted in Farming, Garden, Gardening, Hoop House, plants, Seedlings, Sweet Home Organics

Fundraising film festival, Seedlings moved, Feed-A-Family update, Article in AOLC newsletter

SCARCE is having a fundraiser film festival in Downers Grove next week. SCARCE is a great local, environmental education organization that we support whenever we can. Check it out and spread the word! ______________________________________________________________________ This past weekend we moved the … Continue reading

Posted in CSA, Farming, Feed-A-Family, Hoop House, Sweet Home Organics

Raised Hoop House! and Spreading Leaves on the Field

Hoop House! With 10 ambitious volunteers (CSA members/friends/family), we raised the hoop house! The hoop house will work as our green house, keeping the young seedlings happy while they growand prepare for their new adventure out in the fields. The … Continue reading

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DATE CHANGE: Hoop House Raising!

Due to the forecasted rain and snow for Saturday, 3/20 we’ll be hoop housing tomorrow Friday, 3/19 starting at 10am. Saturday, March 20th starting at 1pm we will be raising hoops and plastic which will later house our growing seedlings.  … Continue reading

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