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I heard that Dallas Public Library opened a seed library. Tell me more about that.

It’s true! The library has joined over a thousand institutions across the world in establishing a collection of open-pollinated vegetable, herb, and flower seeds that circulate just like our books and other media. Gardeners of all ages and abilities can … Continue reading

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I was interested to see that Dallas is possibly moving to ease restrictions on the selling of produce from neighborhood gardens. What kinds of information does the library have on community gardens and urban agriculture?

There was a recent story regarding regulation of neighborhood gardens in the Dallas Morning News City Hall Blog. And whether you’re looking to learn more about the environmental and social impacts of community gardens in urban areas, or are interested … Continue reading

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Spring is here – Gardening Anyone?

The warm weather inspires many to garden, but for those of us with a thumb that is anything but green, the gardening impulse is often squelched by thoughts of the needless deaths of innocent plants. But the book What’s Wrong With … Continue reading

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