July 1, 2021 was one year since we launched the Jewish Volunteer Gardening Brigade. In 2020 we said: “The JVGB aims to support and engage new gardeners. As we’ve seen gardens […]

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י״ז באב ה׳תשפ״א (July 26, 2021)

By Julie Meyer Farmer Jake inspires me. I also like to move or act aimlessly in a garden and he was working but in a way that did not feel […]

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י״ז באב ה׳תשפ״א (July 26, 2021)

I recently finished reading Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer. The author is a SUNY Professor of Environmental Biology and enrolled member […]

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ז׳ בתמוז ה׳תשפ״א (June 17, 2021)