Category Archives: Farm & Garden

Join Green Newton for the Earth Day presentation ‘Food Recovery: Why is it important?’ on Monday, April 22 at 7pm in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton). Americans waste as much as 40% of … 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 either with the … Read More

The following are landscapers who: understand and abide by Newton’s New Leaf Blower Ordinance (implemented 1/17/17), work in Newton, will rake if asked, and, occasionally use electric or, in some cases, gas-powered leaf blowers, are stewards of the Earth. DON’S … Read More

Grow Native Massachusetts is sponsoring a number of spring workshops. The workshops are intended to equip participants with skills for creating and managing native plant landscapes rich in biodiversity. For more information, visit their website , or call 781-790-8921. Grow … Read More

The 5-part series, Stepping Up: Business In The Era of Climate Change, is sponsored by WBUR CitySpace at the Lavine Broadcast Center at Boston University at (890 Commonwealth Ave., Boston). It will feature leading thinkers from business, environmental advocacy groups and area … Read More