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Family Guide to Urban Farming

Jen Betterley

Published on: February 23, 2012

Family Guide to Urban Farming


Time to get your hands dirty!

There is no better way to nurture lasting family bonds and memories than by creating a gardening space — in the backyard or on a window ledge — together. Apart from the obvious benefits — exercise, fresh produce, togetherness — family gardening fosters communication, better relationships, and a shared sense of pride and accomplishment. We're here to help you start growing your own family garden and memories!

Featured gardening articles:

Tips for gardening with kids

Family Gardening Basics

Gardening With Kids

Urban Farming With Kids

5 Best Vegetables to Grow With Kids

Tips for gardening as a family
The Birds and the Bees

Keeping Chickens in the City

Expert Tips on Keeping Mason Bees

Farming Worms for Fun and Compost

Tips for gardening in the Puget Sound

Puget Sound Gardening Tips

Planting a Backyard Berry Patch

Preparing Your First Vegetable Garden

8 Incredible Flowers to Grow With Kids

Gardening how-tos for families
Gardening How-Tos

Four Ways to Prep Your Garden for Spring

Planning Your Edible Garden

Container Gardening for Beginners

Fun activities for kids

Neat Ideas for Kids

Get-Outside Gifts for Kids

Fun Spring Crafts for Kids

15 Fun Green Garden Crafts

15 Nature-Inspired Activities for Kids

Garden basket
Fresh Eats

How to Make Ladybug Pancakes

15 Healthy Spring Lunch Ideas

How to Make Strawberry Oat Bars

Q&A With Fresh Pantry Author Amy Pennington




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