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Can Urban Gardening Pay Off?  Milwaukee Urban Discovery Farms Explore Income Realities

Can Urban Gardening Pay Off? Milwaukee Urban Discovery Farms Explore Income Realities

  Can Urban Gardening Pay Off?  Milwaukee Urban Discovery Farms Explore Income Realities Urban agriculture is thriving in Milwaukee County as vacant lots are transformed into gardens and the University of Wisconsin Extension (UWEX) provides 72 acres of rental plots to eager urban farmers and community gardeners, providing fresh food for themselves, farmers’ markets, grocers […]

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Horticulture Help Line -Walk In Wednesdays

Horticulture Help Line -Walk In Wednesdays

Milwaukee County UW- Extension Horticulture Help Line Walk-In Wednesdays Walk-in-Wednesdays for free plant and insect advice is available Wednesdays from 4:00-6:00 PM through August 27 at the Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension office 9501 W. Watertown Plank Road, Building A, Wauwatosa. Due to construction on Watertown Plank Road and new traffic patterns, follow the signs to […]

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Urban Discovery Farm & Community Gardens discussed on CW 18 “Our Issues Milwaukee”

Urban Discovery Farm & Community Gardens discussed on CW 18 “Our Issues Milwaukee”

Dennis Lukaszewski and Ryan Schone from Urban Agriculture discuss the Milwaukee Urban Discovery Farm and Community Garden programs at the UW-Extension Milwaukee County.

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Urban Bee Keeping Information

Urban Bee Keeping Information

  Are you an beekeeper or know of someone who is interested in bee keeping?  Discover some of the unique places where bees thrive!  The Wisconsin Public Television website has a very informative video of a 2006 interview with Harris Byers from the Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension. Harris discusses bee habitats, the lack of pollinators in the area, […]

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