Category Archives: Farm & Garden

America throws out immense amounts or trash, most of which is dumped into landfills or burned in trash incinerators. This is a costly system that damages the environment and harms our health. Luckily, communities across the country are turning toward … Read More

Newton Community Farm (NCF) is proud to announce that it has signed up for 100% renewable electricity for its farmhouse through Newton Power Choice. This electricity-aggregation program enables Newton residents and businesses to purchase renewable electricity from New England-based sources … Read More

To inhibit weed growth on your lawn and garden, try covering areas with an extra layer of organic matter. You can mulch with compost, wood chips, newspaper, grass clippings, straw or most other organic matter. Avoid hay, since it may have unwanted seeds. Weed growth may also be … Read More