"Preserving the future,
one seed at a time."
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Informational Resources for
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Michigan State University Extension's
Garden Calendar (PDF)
Short-Season Vegetable Gardening (PDF) - Written for the Pacific NW
but many principles apply.
When It Counts: Growing Food in Hard Times
- by Steve Solomon. This is a more advanced book for those who are serious about raising food. In this volume, Steve explains why intensive gardening methods are not natural and therefore require great amounts of energy and effort to maintain. A lot of information regarding soil health and cover cropping is included.
Places to Visit:
Fair Lane, the Henry Ford Estate
- University of Michigan, 4901 Evergreen Road, Dearborn,
Fernwood Botanic Garden - 13988
Range Line Road, Niles, MI 49120
Hager Park and Arboretum - Bauer
Road and 28th Avenue, Georgetown Township, Hudsonville,
Kalamazoo Nature Center - 7000
North Westnedge Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49094
Lillian Anderson Arboretum -
Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI
Loda Lake Wildflower Sanctuary -
Felch Avenue, White Cloud, MI
Windmill Island - Lincoln Street
past 7th Street, Holland, MI
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