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GreenThumb

By Devon Johnson, Contributing Writer Devon Johnson is a new contributing writer for Urban Gardens NYC.  Devon grew up in Brooklyn in NYCHA’s Marcy Development, and is one of our New York based writers. Read his introductory post here. Started in … Continue reading

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GROW TO LEARN: The Citywide School Gardens Initiative

By Devon Johnson, Contributing Writer Devon Johnson is a new contributing writer for Urban Gardens NYC.  Devon grew up in Brooklyn in NYCHA’s Marcy Development, and is one of our New York based writers. Read his introductory post here. OMGarsh, I … Continue reading

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New Contributing Writer- T-Boye Doe

Hello Digital World, It’s your soon to be favorite blogging superhero, “T-Boye Doe” LLLLOOOLLLLL !!!. I hail from one of the most liveliest boroughs, one that is enriched with culture, art and creativity that’s only known as Brooklyn, New York. … Continue reading

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The Daffodil project

By Devon Johnson, Contributing Writer The Daffodil Project was started in 2001 in memory of the countless loved ones that were lost in 9/11. This project is said to be the largest volunteer, citizen-driven planting effort in New York’s history; … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Veggies to Plant Next Year

As we roll into another Thanksgiving season, some of us will be pulling in our haul from the garden and our cellars to make a homegrown, organic dinner; but most of us will make a very long, laborious trip to … Continue reading

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