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24 Sep, 2014, 10:15 ET Indoor School Gardens: A Growing Trend

While school gardens (http://www.earthbox.com/school-gardens) make an engaging way to teach a wealth of disciplines, one obstacle often stands in...


04 Jun, 2014, 10:15 ET Gardening for Health: A New Approach to Community Services

 In a novel approach to wellness, many public service agencies are developing "gardening for health" programs for some unlikely participants....


20 May, 2014, 10:15 ET Container Gardening Takes Rooftop Gardens to New Heights

 A parking garage rooftop seems an unlikely site for a pre-school program, a meditation walk, or an Earth Day chapel service, but those are...


30 Apr, 2014, 10:15 ET Container Gardens Help 'Keep America Beautiful' and Healthy

Since the Keep America Beautiful (KAB) organization was founded 51 years ago, it's spearheaded initiatives from litter prevention to highway...


27 Mar, 2014, 10:15 ET Container Gardening Company Solving Challenges for Community Gardeners

 Community gardeners, faced with the obstacles of tending a garden away from home, are discovering a simple solution to their problems:...


28 Jan, 2014, 10:15 ET Self-Watering Planter Receives National Home Gardening Club Seal of Approval

 Two self-watering planters (http://earthbox.com/earthbox-systems.html) -- the EarthBox® and the compact EarthBox®Junior™--...


19 Dec, 2013, 10:15 ET Gardening Gifts Top Holiday Wish Lists in 2013

Budget-conscious shoppers have spurred a strong trend towards practical gifts this holiday season. According to the National Retail Federation,...


19 Sep, 2013, 10:15 ET Containers Extend the Season for Fall Vegetable Gardens

 Fall is upon us, but that doesn't mean saying goodbye to homegrown produce. A growing number of gardeners are enjoying longer harvests by...


07 Aug, 2013, 12:43 ET Restaurant Gardens Sprout From EarthBox Containers

 Restaurant gardens are springing up all over the country, thanks to the surging interest in local, sustainable and super-fresh produce. The...


12 Jun, 2013, 10:10 ET Growing Edibles Surges in Popularity, as Does Container Gardening

 Millions of US households are now growing their own produce, and many of them are turning to vegetable container gardening...


01 May, 2013, 10:18 ET Urban Garden Yields Bountiful Harvests in Small Space

 City dwellers longing to grow their own produce can learn a lot from Gary and Katie Bachman's urban garden in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. On...


11 Apr, 2013, 10:30 ET EarthBox® Introduces Container Garden Kit for Small Spaces

 EarthBox® has recently introduced a product to address a growing concern for millions of gardeners – a lack of space. Many city...