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Annual Winter Potluck – 2016

Join us on Sunday January 29th from 6 pm – 8 pm
for our Annual Potluck and Angel Card Ceremony
at the Bitternut Homestead, 717 Otisco St Syracuse, NY 13204.

We’ll share food, enjoy a burning fire, pull Angel Cards, create art, and catch up. Vegan food is preferable for sharing. BYOB.

Share and RSVP on the Facebook page for this event if you can, and in any case, feel free to come and bring good company!

SALT-CNY listserv kick-off approaching

With the beginning of 2017, we are launching the SALT-CNY e-mailing list to serve and connect people in and around Syracuse and Central New York who are interested in and working on the topics of Sustainability, Agriculture, Landscaping, and/or Transition.

SALT-CNY listserv sign-up

To sign on as part of the initial cohort please send an email with your full name (First and Last) and email address to info@alchemicalnursery.org, along with the name of an organization you represent if applicable. Continue reading →

Gardening Day at 610 Gifford St

Don’t miss our opening Gardening Day at the 610 Gifford St Community Garden on Saturday April 23rd from 1 pm – 3 pm. ¬†It’s a good opportunity to come and meet one of Syracuse’s newest community gardens, in the heart of the Near West Side. ¬†Plants and tools will be provided, you only have to show up.

April 23 2016 Gardening Day Capture

Bitternut Homestead News

This week's veggie stock and soup. Potato chowder. ...

This week's veggie stock and soup. Potato chowder.

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This week's veggie stock and soup. Potato chowder. ...

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We're giving away some of our old seed stock inventory for new Supporting Patrons. Pledge as little as $1 per month and we'll send you a selection of seeds. You'll also qualify to take home a garden art sign after the May 6 Evolve Art Show at the Gear Factory where we will be exhibiting. ...

Luck O' The Irish Seed Give-A-Way

March 11, 2017, 10:00am - March 18, 2017, 1:00am

From today until the end of St. Patrick's Day 2017, all new supporting member pledgers at our www.patreon.com/alchemicalnursery portal will receive a grab bag of 3-5 seed packets (depending on number of seeds left in each packet) from our left-over inventory of years past. May the luck be with you, these seed packets are 3, 4, 5, 6, or 7 years old, so germination will be a fun surprise and project. Instructions for testing germination with the paper towle methods can be found at www.highmowingseeds.com/blog/how-to-do-a-quick-germination-test-at-home Good Luck and Good Growing!! You can make suggestions as to which seed packets you would like to receive, and we'll do our best to search through the pile and find what you're interested in! Or something close, and we'll always throw in something interesting that you may not have considered or grown before! We only ask for your $1 per month for Permaculture pledge, though you are welcome to give more per month if you can afford such. As an added bonus, all new pledgers will also get to take a garden art sign home from our collection at the end of our spring campaign on Earth Day. See gallery at 1forpermaculture.wixsite.com/1forpermaculture

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Rahma Forest Garden News

We're giving away some of our old seed stock inventory for new Supporting Patrons. Pledge as little as $1 per month and we'll send you a selection of seeds. You'll also qualify to take home a garden art sign after the May 6 Evolve Art Show at the Gear Factory where we will be exhibiting. ...

Luck O' The Irish Seed Give-A-Way

March 11, 2017, 10:00am - March 18, 2017, 1:00am

From today until the end of St. Patrick's Day 2017, all new supporting member pledgers at our www.patreon.com/alchemicalnursery portal will receive a grab bag of 3-5 seed packets (depending on number of seeds left in each packet) from our left-over inventory of years past. May the luck be with you, these seed packets are 3, 4, 5, 6, or 7 years old, so germination will be a fun surprise and project. Instructions for testing germination with the paper towle methods can be found at www.highmowingseeds.com/blog/how-to-do-a-quick-germination-test-at-home Good Luck and Good Growing!! You can make suggestions as to which seed packets you would like to receive, and we'll do our best to search through the pile and find what you're interested in! Or something close, and we'll always throw in something interesting that you may not have considered or grown before! We only ask for your $1 per month for Permaculture pledge, though you are welcome to give more per month if you can afford such. As an added bonus, all new pledgers will also get to take a garden art sign home from our collection at the end of our spring campaign on Earth Day. See gallery at 1forpermaculture.wixsite.com/1forpermaculture

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The Rahma Free Health Clinic and the Rahma Edible Forest Snack Garden, located at the south end of the Sankofa District in Syracuse, will be hosting Clean-up Cuse for the 5th year in a row! Meet at 3100 South Salina St, parking available on the side streets or in the clinic parking lot, we'll clean the garden space, work on South Salina St, West Newell St, and West Pleasant Ave. All are welcome, bring a group form your church, club, community group, let's make a difference together, as a fellowship. There will also be mulch and compost work as we recieve our shipment from Syracuse Grows as part of their Resource Drive day, so shovelers will be awesome! ...

2017 Clean-Up Cuse and Syr Grows Resource Drive at Rahma Clinic/Garden and Sankofa District South

April 22, 2017, 12:30pm - April 22, 2017, 2:30pm

The Rahma Free Health Clinic and the Rahma Edible Forest Snack Garden, located at the south end of the Sankofa District in Syracuse, will be hosting Clean-up Cuse for the 5th year in a row! Meet at 3100 South Salina St, parking available on the side streets or in the clinic parking lot, we'll clean the garden space, work on South Salina St, West Newell St, and West Pleasant Ave. All are welcome, bring a group form your church, club, community group, let's make a difference together, as a fellowship. There will also be mulch and compost work as we recieve our shipment from Syracuse Grows as part of their Resource Drive day, so shovelers will be awesome!

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Garden art signs show tonight at 115 Otisco St from 6pm-9pm, free entry, snacks and drinks, t-shirts only $5, raffle tickets for the Johnny's Organic Gardening bucket, become and patron at only $1 for month pledge and take home a garden sign of your choosing, first come first pick. Doors open at 6 pm, special announcements at 6:30 pm, Prize drawings at 7:30 pm, sign painting all night long. ...

Garden art signs show tonight at 115 Otisco St from 6pm-9pm, free entry, snacks and drinks, t-shirts only $5, raffle tickets for the Johnny's Organic Gardening bucket, become and patron at only $1 for month pledge and take home a garden sign of your choosing, first come first pick. Doors open at 6 pm, special announcements at 6:30 pm, Prize drawings at 7:30 pm, sign painting all night long.

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