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Every week we tend to this special garden we built last year as part of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Strong 4 Life obesity awareness campaign. It is so rewarding to see the children at the hospital and their families out there picking flowers, eating veggies and having lunch there enjoying the healing space. We just [...]
As usual, spring has been a great season for us. The newest seed to sprout at here is Farmer D’s new biodynamic baby, Tilden Gray Joffe, a wonderful addition to the FDO family. D is a proud papa. Next, all of you made Mother’s Day at the garden center a grand success. If you missed [...]
What’s eating my plants? Here at the Garden Center we’re getting this question more and more. Most of you by now have gotten your garden planted and growing, and with growth come pests. While we’ve always had treatments like Neem Oil and BT to help control them, we’ve now got beneficial insects to help round [...]
Well you’ve voted and this is the winner. Francina Sanders will receive a $50 Farmer D gift card and a Farmer D T-Shirt. Thanks for all your help!
Farmer D Organics’ week-by-week planting guide is specific to zone 7b (Greater Atlanta, and surrounding cities). Click the chart page below for an enlarged view.
When it comes to community Kevin “Speck” Pratt is here to help. With a background in publishing, mediation, design and community organizing, he comes to Farmer D to help figure out new ways we can work with you to accomplish your goals and to change your relationship with food and the land. He developed his [...]
With the spring season we brought on more knowledgeable staff to help you with your gardening endeavors. Scotty works hard to keep the garden center in top shape. Jenn, a natural with plants, is planting veggies in our many raised bed gardens. Come by to see them for inspiration. Here’s Abby, our most recent addition, planting [...]