A Gardener’s Year by Kris McCue

Someone recently suggested that I post a calendar of sorts, what should be done and when during the gardener's year.  I found something of this sort at Rodale's Organic Life, written by Amy Goldman in 2010,  which I am going to reproduce here as an edited version.  I am adding my own comments [in brackets with BFA first].  If you wish to see the original article go to http://www.rodalesorganiclife.com/garden/monthly-garden-calendar-northeastern-united-states First, because it is March and Read more [...]

Calendar of Events for 2017

This is a work in progress - we'll update as new events hit the calendar. January, 2017 11   Chapter Book Discussion Group - 6:30 - 8:30 PM South Windsor Public Library Title: Teaming With Microbes by Jeff Lowenfels 24  Chapter Meeting 6:00-8:00 PM Harrington's Organic Landcare, 70 Highland Park Drive, Bloomfield 6:00 for refreshments; 6:30-8:00 Microbiology Presentation 25   **2nd Chapter Book Discussion moved to February February, 2017 1   BFA Garden Seed Packaging for Read more [...]

Hartford-Area Chapter’s 2016 Meeting Calendar

We have so many great plans in the works! We've got a list of topics and speakers we're working to bring in for our group. Be sure to join us! January 12 Chapter Meeting - location: Talcott Family Chiropractic Health Food Store, Farmington CT Topic #1 - Grass-Fed Bulk Discount Meat buying program at TFC Health Food Store by Dave Mendelson Topic #2 - SPIN Farming - presentation by Brenda Sullivan of Thompson Street Farm, S. Glastonbury Read more [...]

Hartford Area BFA Chapter – A year in our life

For anyone new to the Bionutrient Food Association, and particularly this chapter, here is a calendar of events, past and to come, for 2015. Also included at the bottom are some suggested topics for future meetings. And remember, Mark and I are happy to take requests if you have topic ideas you'd like to share. Also, if you would like to speak to our group at one of our monthly chapter meetings please let us know! We are always looking for new speakers on soil health and remineralizing, and Read more [...]