Hurricane Harvey Leaves His Calling Card

We had just begun to pull it all back together at the farms following a wave of summer plagues -- aphids, nematodes, possums, cabbage borers, heat, humidity -- when Harvey arrived and provided the final coup de grace. The farm at N & 33rd was pretty much flooded...

Sweet Potato Greens

Sweet Potato Greens are a delectable treat, similar to spinach in their taste but lighter, full of Vitamins A and K, and readily available at this time of year Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 5 minutes Servings: 2 Ingredients 2 cups sweet potato greens 1 tbs olive...

Sea Camp Photography Students Always Delight

Galveston photographer Robert Milhovil regularly brings his Texas A&M Sea Camp photography students to the Seeding Galveston gardens to hone their skills amidst the flowers, vegetables, goats and chickens. We delight in the amazing photos they share with us. Photo...

What We Are Growing and Harvesting Now

We have a wealth of vegetable varieties either in the ground or ready for harvest. About two-thirds of the produce goes to our CSA members and the rest is donated either directly or through organizations that feed the needy. Here's what you'll find now at N&33 and...

A Gorgeous New Greenhouse at N&33

Last month's  Growing Galveston newsletter hinted at a new greenhouse about to be built (thanks to funding from UTMB's President's Cabinet grant program). Six weeks later, we are happy to announce that we have an 18 x 28 foot greenhouse at the N&33rd garden that...

Garden in the City

You will really know where your food comes from (and that it is fresh chemical free) if you rent a garden space at Deborah’s Community Garden, 25th and Post Office. You’ll get to know a community of other like-minded gardeners and share in the care of chickens, goats...

Seeking Artists!

In addition to the many changes at the flagship N&33 garden (new greenhouse, expansion of the donation bed program, development of the "maze" beds, addition of honeybees and four goats), there is a new "barn" at N&33. The barn is a recycled shipping container...

Thanks UTMB and Pre-Med Students

Perhaps the greatest gift any organization can give us is a committed workday with lots of hands on board to do the physical work we can't get done alone. On June 6, UTMB sent us close to 60 undergraduate college students (members of the Early Medical School...

SG Featured in Magazine

Seeding Galveston was delighted to be featured in an article in this month's issue (May 2015) of Galveston Monthly. A snazzy Corvette got the cover spot, but readers can find the Seeding Galveston article on page 54. In addition to the main article, by Kathleen Maca,...