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SFPG friend Daniel Catalaa sent us an update about his swale project: This last weekend I dug long swales at my homestead in Madera, near Fresno. It was fun to rent and operate and...

Hive inspection pic

Beekeeping Apprenticeship Program

The SF Bee-Cause Beekeeping Apprenticeship Program is a 2-year program, designed to train new beekeepers who will manage SF Bee-Cause honey bee colonies, on a volunteer basis, at one of our San Francisco beekeeping sites....


Windbreak Bamboo for SF

I often get asked about using bamboo as a windbreak.  Oftentimes this becomes a conversation starter that let’s us dig deeper into understanding the vast world for the Bamboo.  There are a diversity of...