These Scarlet Runner beans are beautiful to look at on the vine and attract bees and hummingbirds. They are delicious and decorative to cook with, and maybe best of all they enrich the soil while they grow!
Wonderful Minnesota Public Radio news article explains how Mankato is using treated wastewater to prevent drawing down of their aquifer. They used to discharge it into the Mississippi, now they use it for cooling towers at a natural gas plant, sweeping streets, and irrigating parks.They reused 400 mill. gallons of water last year! Three quartersRead More
I pledge to take care of my yard without synthetic pesticides, weedkillers and fertilizers except on rare occasions to resolve an infestation or to improve habitat for native plants and wildlife.
I also pledge not to throw pharmaceuticals or chemicals down my drains or toilets.