One Seed Chicago Voting Now Open

Vote now at One Seed Chicago for your favorite seed. One Seed Chicago is an urban greening project. People, just like you, vote for a favorite seed and One Seed Chicago mails you the seeds for free. Grow them in your garden or a community garden in your neighborhood....

Empty Bottle Farmers Market to Open Dec. 19

Ever wish Famers Markets lasted all year round so you could see the actual person who grew your wintry vegetables, made your tasty preserves or baked your delicious breads even when the weather outside is frightful?  Ever wish that if you had a particularly rough one...
Vegetable Garden at Cook County Jail

Vegetable Garden at Cook County Jail

The last place you expect to see a vegetable garden is behind tall fences topped off with razor wire, but at the Cook County Jail there is a 13 thousand square-foot vegetable garden grown by inmates. This vegetable garden is a joint effort by The Cook County...
Five Best Cities For Urban Gardening

Five Best Cities For Urban Gardening

Though urban farming has been around since the days of Machu Picchu, urban gardens are only recently becoming popular in U.S. cities. To make you immediately nostalgic for those quickly disappearing summer days, Causecast wanted to take a look at the five American...