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Join us at the Myriad Botanical Gardens on 9/20 & Learn How to Grow Food in the Fall!

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Join us at the Myriad Botanical Gardens in Oklahoma City, OK on September 20th to learn how you can grow your own food right in your own backyard this fall! In this class, from From Seed to Spoon creator, Dale Spoonemore will guide you in growing the highest quality produce in cooler temperatures. He will also demonstrate helpful techniques in growing and harvesting a backyard garden with ease. Once you begin to immerse yourself in […]

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Myriad Gardens Class – 21st Century Gardening: Strategies for Sustainability (8/16 @ 6 PM)

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The next generation of thinking for an age-old practice has arrived. As modern gardening strategies evolve to meet technological advances, local urban farmer Dale Spoonemore has been successfully blending the two for the last half-decade. Since the launch of his self-designed smartphone app, Dale has been demonstrating the keys to sustainable living through sustenance gardening. Learn how you can also positively affect tomorrow’s future by reaping the benefits from your own garden today.

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Register for our FREE “Smarter Gardening: Learn to Grow Your Own Food” Seminar at the OKC Renovation & Landscaping Show (08/19 @ 3 PM)!

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We want to help you save money and improve your health! Growing your own food should be easy and we want to show you how you can grow in your own backyard or patio! You’ll learn everything about how you can easily start growing food today

We will be teaching a seminar at the OKC Renovation & Landscaping Show on 19th at 3 PM. You can sign up for free at http://www.homeshowcenter.com/seminars/oklahoma3

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Join Us at Commonwealth Urban Farms on April 28th To Learn About Growing Food!

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We’re excited to partner with Commonwealth Urban Farms for their Garden School series on April 28th, 2018! Learn about the event and more about Commonwealth Urban Farms below. When:   April 28, 2018, 11am-12pm Where:   Commonwealth Urban Farms   |   3310 N Olie Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73118 Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2016520088615429/ Event Info: “We’re delighted to welcome Dale Spoonemore of From Seed to Spoon. Dale has an inspiring story of how he turned his backyard into […]

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FREE Seeds! – Learn How to Grow Food Event @ OSU OKC Farmer’s Market – April 14th, 9:00am-1:00pm

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We will be out at the OSU-OKC Farmers Market on April 14th showing you how you can grow your own food using our free iOS & Android app! We’ll also have Grounds 4 Compassion with us with literally a moving truck full of seeds to give away!

We’ll also have activities for kids and every kid that comes up will be able to plant their own seed to take home! Come out and join us and learn about how you can start growing food right in your own backyard with our FREE iOS & Android app!

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Learn How to Grow Food In Your Own Backyard! (FREE Class @ OSU-OKC this Friday, April 6)

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This is a FREE class for anyone that wants to learn how to start growing food in their own backyard! You’ll learn how to start a garden and about how you can get started growing food today easily using our FREE iOS & Android app. We’ll also have lots of seeds to give away as well as some giveaways from Smart Pots! We will also be live streaming this event on our Facebook page at […]

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I’ll Be Speaking at the OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show at State Fair Park on March 23rd, 24th, and 25th!

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I’m excited to announce that I’ll be speaking at the 2018 OKC Home + Outdoor Living show from Friday, March 23rd – Sunday, March 25th! Learn all about how we converted our backyard from an urban lawn into food farm to feed our family of 6. I’ll cover all of the steps we went through, the biggest mistakes we made, and the advice I’d give to anyone else starting out today. Click here for a […]

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Cooking with Herbs! – Free Workshops (OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show @ State Fair Park)

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We will be at the OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show at State Fair Park with FREE culinary herb workshops throughout the day on March 23rd-25th, 2018!

Learn how to grow and cook with Mediterranean herbs (oregano, sage, rosemary, thyme, basil) with Seed to Spoon & Prairie Wind Nursery! Class participants will learn how to start their very own herb plant and take it home FREE of charge. Participants will also learn how to use our FREE Seed to Spoon mobile app to grow their own food!

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OKC Home & Garden Show: What I Learned From Talking to People About Growing Food

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We had a lot of fun at the OKC Home & Garden show last weekend! We went there to help spread the word about the app, to get kids interested in gardening, and to help inspire people to start growing food. I had A LOT of conversations about growing food and began to notice a common theme among the topics. I have this huge list of features I want to add to our mobile app but I’ve struggled to decide what to work on first. Last weekend clarified the biggest challenges facing new gardeners and helped me focus my attention on the most important problems. Here’s what I learned from talking to people for 30 hours straight this weekend about growing food and the challenges they face.