Category Archives: Farm & Garden

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

Newton Community Farm is now accepting applications for our high school intern programs!   Summer internships are unpaid opportunities for high school age youth to learn about organic and community farming in a fun, friendly environment while serving with either the … Read More

Join Green Newton for our latest talk, ‘Beautiful, Sustainable Gardens,’ in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) on Monday, June 10 at 7pm. By using sustainable techniques, we can have beautiful gardens that are … Read More

Please join Friends of Cold Spring Park at their first public event on Monday, June 3 at 7:30pm at the Zervas Elementary School (30 Beethoven Ave., Waban). Naturalist Sam Jaffe, founder of The Caterpillar Lab, will speak on “The Natural Wonders … Read More