grow your own


by Nicole Wines We have moved on from lettuce salads to sauteed kale, homemade pickles and an diversity of beans. Tomato vines are bursting with green tomatoes and we will be making sauce, salsa and tomato sandwiches soon. Herbal medicines are steeping and being prepared almost daily. The flowers continue […]

EcoCulture Garden Update – Abundance – July 28, 2018


GROW YOUR OWN Raíces Eco-Culture is holding its annual seedling sale so our community members and neighbors can grow their own food while supporting Raíces Eco-Culture programs. This year we focused on tomatoes and herbs, both culinary and medicinal. All seedlings are organically grown and have not been sprayed or […]

Raíces Seedling Sale Fundraiser 2017




GROW YOUR OWN Raíces Eco-Culture is holding its annual seedling sale so our community members and neighbors can grow their own food while supporting Raíces Eco-Culture programs. From tomatoes and cucumbers to broccoli and greens to bee friendly flowers and a selection of culinary and medicinal herbs, Raíces has planted […]

Raíces EcoCulture Seedling Sale Fundraiser 2015


by Nicole Wines Recycling, upcycling, repurposing…whatever you want to call it, we are always looking for ways to reuse materials that would normally be thrown away to help keep our impact on the waste stream low.  Although I’m not personally a big fan of buying produce that comes in plastic […]

D.I.Y. Fridays – Starting Seeds in Recycled Produce Containers


by Nicole Wines It’s hard to believe with all the snow on the ground and another big winter storm headed towards Central Jersey this weekend and early next week, but spring is truly just around the corner.  Now is the time to start planning (and planting!) your seedlings, if you […]

D.I.Y. Fridays – Grow Your Own Seedlings: Knowing When to ...



Grow your own vegetables, greens and herbs, and support Raíces Eco-Culture while you do it! Get your summer garden seedlings from the Raíces annual seedling sale. All seedlings are grown from organic, non-GMO seed. Check out the post for a list of seedlings.

Raíces Eco-Culture Seedling Sale Fundraiser 2013