The days are a little shorter, Halloween candy is on the shelves at CVS, and some kids are already back in school. Indeed, autumn is around the corner.
Autumn can be a wonderful time of year for a greenie. Here in New England where I live, local apples are plentiful resulting in homemade cider, applesauce, pies, and apple butter. The weather is cooler, meaning less need for air conditioning. And while many people think that September signals the beginning of the end for gardening season in a lot of the country, it doesn't need to be the case. In fact, fall gardening can be a great end to the year!... read more