Anyone lucky enough to have more leaf mulch than they were able to use last season (Leaf Mulch: A Perfect Answer, Fall 2013) is in for a treat; the remains of mine have now broken down further and become a truly excellent substitute for peat moss.
It is that time of year when grilled foods, salads, fresh vegetables, and fresh fruit taste so good! It is also a time to consider which white wine to serve with these dishes.
“All of life is connected. We could not exist without trees for oxygen, the sky for rain, the sun for energy.” George describes his holistic approach to gardening and farming, explaining that there is no separation of soil and plant.
The New Bandstand: On June 22nd, a new bandstand gazebo was installed to replace the old wooden one at Majestic Park (see photo at right) and the Gardiner Day Committee has offered to donate funds for lights. The Gardiner Summer Recreation Camp has begun to use the new bandstand, and it is ready for small concerts and events. Water Monitoring Program Begun: The water monitoring program has begun. This program was designed by Supervisor Zatz and the Town Board to…