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Company Farm: Year Two

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Volunteers till up the cover crop that was planted last fall. I love the day in spring when I can take the first plunge into the garden with a spade. The soil yields and I get a hit of that wonderful dirt smell. A new season is spread out in front of me. Like a fresh-tilled field, it’s ripe with promise — and relatively free of weeds. F [...]

B Corps: People Using Business as a F...

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What’s in the name? The B is for benefit, and it’s Corp as in corporation. We’re excited. Today, Gardener’s Supply has joined a class of companies called B Corps. With this certification comes a dual mission that combines bottom-line success and social responsibility. In short: Do well and do good. Since we started ba [...]

How I Built a Raised Bed in My Laundr...

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This laundry platform is made with 12″ Raised Bed Corners. Our aluminum Raised Bed Corners come in several heights: 6″, 8″, 10″, 12″, 15″ and 23″, each sized to fit standard 2 x lumber. Over the years, I’ve helped develop dozens of gardening innovations here at Gardener’s Supply. Among my [...]

Gift Ideas for Gardeners — from Garde...

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Glass Greenhouse Ornament Need a gift for a gardener? Ask a gardener! To assemble this list, we put a call out to our “company of gardeners,” asking for their favorites. Here’s what they suggest: Harvest Storage Crate Dalton: I like to give bundled gifts that serve more than one purpose. That’s why I am planning to gi [...]

Gardening Clothes at Work

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Jennifer Prince, left, and Deborah Miuccio test our new Wildwood garden clothing line. In 2013, Jennifer managed vegetable and fruit gardens on our Burlington, VT, campus. She is also a frequent contributor to this blog. We asked two of our most active “in-the-dirt” gardeners to try out some of the clothing in our new Wildwood lin [...]

Announcing the Holiday Door Decor Pho...

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An old-fashioned sled, decorated with fresh greens and a set of battery-powered Micro Dot Lights. How do you decorate your door for the holidays? Is it understated or over the top? Take a photo and enter the Door Decor Photo Contest on Facebook. You could win a Gardener’s Supply Gift Card. You can also enter via Instagram or Twitter. J [...]

Introducing Intervale: Hand-Picked Gi...

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Find nature-inspired décor and sure-to-please gifts at Serene & Green Home, one of our new Shop by Inspiration collections. What’s in a name? In our case, quite a lot! Gardener’s Supply is proud to have grown up in an area called “the Intervale,” a river valley filled with farms and forestland just minutes from do [...]

Company Farm Update: HARVEST!

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The weather on harvest day was perfect: sunny and temps in the 70s. Before digging up the potatoes, we cut back the foliage and allowed the tubers to cure in the ground for a couple weeks. This spring, we started something called Company Farm. Our goal was to grow food to donate to families in need. Well, the harvest is in, and we dug 325 pou [...]

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We are an employee-owned company of avid gardeners, located in Burlington, VT.