Planting Tomorrow’s Garlic

The garlic we planted in mid-November will be harvested in early autumn of the 2018 garden season. Gardeners here enjoy harvesting and …

Compostville with Master Composters

If you haven’t already heard, big changes are coming to Compostville. Once our trusty heavy equipment guy does some grading, leveling, and …

Changes Coming in Compostville

The Garden at 485 Elm began composting food scraps and garden waste in 2014. In that first growing season, we cobbled together …

Gardening in sweatshirts again

The afternoons are comfortable for garden work and there’s still plenty to do. This season, our cucumbers flowered and grew delicious. In …

Past peak, but still growing

Garden productivity has peaked for the season. Where once walls of tomato plants stood, there is open air and cleared beds just …