Root-Riot: Madison Street: June 2011

Root-Riot Urban Garden Network Madison Street 2011 Growing Season is Growing, Growing, Growing June, 2011 Things have really taken off this year! For “Charter” members, they will remember that by this time last year most of us only had their plants in the ground for a few weeks and we were wondering if they were…

Beekeeping in Oak Park

Oak Parkers: Come to the aid of honeybees, and help your garden grow, too. For decades, Oak Park has had a ban on beekeeping–it’s considered a nuisance under village code. But that may change. Oak Park’s Village Board of Trustees will soon begin to consider amending the ordinance prohibiting beekeeping. As a gardener, you likely…