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Community Gardens

Learning to Grow

by Ali Hibbs May 4, 2015


  Spring is finally here and it’s time to reduce those grocery bills by growing your own healthy greens. Don’t have the land? No worries, just check out one of the many community gardens here in ...

Bringing Back the Neighborhood

by Dan Kildee February 20, 2014


  In 2010, the Beach Street corridor of Flint, Mich., was pockmarked with 16 trash-filled vacant lots. A year later, this two-acre area a mile south of downtown Flint had been consolidated into Flint River Farm, ...

Troy-Bilt, Troy-Grown

by Amy Halloran April 17, 2013


I don’t get enough chances to sing the song of a certain piece of Troy’s history: Garden Way and the Troy-Bilt Rototiller. I’m not a big gearhead, but this little machine left a legacy on ...