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Meet me @USDA #FarmersMkt: Kids! on Fri Aug 8th 10am-2pm to celebrate #FarmMktWk #USDAFridays #FarmersMarketKids
Pledge 2 eat +fruits & veggies as a simple #ActofGreen This @USDA employee shares his spinach plant w/ coworkers:
A simple #ActofGreen 4 #EarthDay! Bees rely on a variety & abundance of flowers all growing season. Plant for them
Come out to @Energy in #DC for an #EarthDay event you wont want to miss! 1000 Independence Ave SW 11am-2pm
@USDA #PeoplesGarden volunteers glean 2,100 lbs of sweet corn from Parker Farms in #VA for @dcck @FedFoodDrive
Are your turnip plants tattered like this? The culprit maybe Harlequin Bugs. Look for: http://bit.ly/18i1BlJ
Great turn out for yoga in the garden! #USDAFridays #LetsMove See pic:
We planted teff in the garden yesterday with the new Exec. Master Gardeners.
We planted teff yesterday with the new Exec. Master Gardeners. Learn more about teff here: http://bit.ly/15p62vg
Volunteers giving out seedlings of pumpkin and squash 'til 2 pm #USDAFridays
You never know what will turnip in the garden:
Flutter around the #NationalMall after visiting the #PollinatorWeek Festival:
Come on by and flutter around the #NationalMall like a butterfly:
We're giving away cucumber and okra plants in the #PeoplesGarden
@USDA_AMS Alonzo with @USDA #FarmerMarket manager Velma Lakins
It's time to open the #FarmersMarket! Join us for another successful year:
Celebrating the opening of @USDA #FarmersMarket w/ @woodsyowl @smokey_bear and others.
Here's great example of how to mulch a tree. Use a thin layer & don't volcano mulch cont...
@CaseyTrees Jim says when pruning remember to wear gloves and eye protection.
Our volunteers learning from Jim Woodworth @CaseyTrees about trees and pruning.
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