Tag: Storybook


Voice from the Tower Grove East Community Garden

March 28, 2018

  Written by Mary Anne Pikrone, Tower Grove East Community Garden Leader.   Three and a half years ago, as my husband and I were taking a get-acquainted drive through…  Read More



Winter Planning: Exciting Plants to Try Next Spring

December 21, 2017

Though the 2017 growing season may be over, winter is no time to sleep on preparing for your garden. One of the most important aspects of planning for spring is…  Read More



Urban Agriculture Challenges and Solutions: Part 3

November 30, 2017

This is the third in a series of articles about the challenges gardeners and farmers have faced while working in an urban area, as well as the solutions they have…  Read More



Garden to Food Pantry

October 12, 2017

If you stopped by the Demonstration Garden this spring, you may have met Myra Rosenthal, a long time Gateway Greening volunteer and Garden Leader of the Garden of Eden at…  Read More



Urban Agriculture Challenges and Solutions: Part 2

August 21, 2017

This is the second in a series of articles about the challenges gardeners and farmers have faced while working in an urban area, as well as the solutions they have…  Read More



13th Street Garden

Urban Agriculture Challenges and Solutions: Part 1

June 27, 2017

  13th Street Garden This is the first in a series of articles about the challenges gardeners and farmers have faced in an urban area, as well as the solutions…  Read More



Meet the Wild West Community Garden

October 18, 2016

Wild West Community Garden – Growing Friendships, Educational Opportunities and Vegetables Since 2011 By Chrissie McConnell, Wild West Community Garden Leader, Advanced Master Gardener   There is no a better…  Read More



Fresh Starts Community Garden

October 18, 2016

Once upon a time, in the city of St Louis, MO, there was a certain vacant city lot, and on it was nothing but tall grass and equally tall weeds.…  Read More



Meet the Central Reform Congregation Community Garden

September 21, 2016

Growing Community at Central Reform Congregation Community Garden, and Beyond Welcome to Central Reform Congregation Community Garden One of the fundamental goals of the Central Reform Congregation (CRC) is to…  Read More



Meet the Fountain Park Community Garden

August 10, 2016

From Trash to Treasure From trash to treasure; that is what I would call our garden. We say that because our garden is not in the typical place where one…  Read More