August at the Aldo Leopold Nature Center means weekends full of Farming Fun!
The center has a brand new food garden and plenty of fun activities to help you learn the relationships between farming, food, and our climate. Learn more about Farming Fun exhibit explorations here. Looking for more about gardens, food, and farming? Check out Troy Gardens Community GroundWorks as well. Visit their beautiful grounds and interpretive trails, enjoy their educational public programs, or sign up for your very own plot!
This month, I've been thinking about starting a food garden myself! I have been to the farmer's market many times over my college career and it has sparked my desire to rely less on the grid and more on the land.
Getting your kids involved in a garden, whether your own or a com