harvest http://wamc.org en "The Backyard Parables: Lessons on Gardening, and Life" by Margaret Roach http://wamc.org/post/backyard-parables-lessons-gardening-and-life-margaret-roach <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Former Editorial Director of Martha Stewart, Margaret Roach, has been harvesting thirty years of backyard parables - deceptively simple, instructive stories from a life spent digging ever deeper-and has distilled them in this memoir along with her best tips for garden making, discouraging all manner of animal and insect opponents, at-home pickling, and more.</span></p><p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 55851 at http://wamc.org "The Backyard Parables: Lessons on Gardening, and Life" by Margaret Roach 78th Annual Berkshire Harvest Festival http://wamc.org/post/78th-annual-berkshire-harvest-festival <p>The 78th Annual Berkshire Harvest Festival --one of the largest and longest running events of its kind in the country-- takes place at the <a href="http://www.berkshirebotanical.org/">Berkshire Botanical Garden</a> in Stockbridge, MA on October 6th and 7th from 10:00am to 5:00pm. The Berkshire Harvest Festival features crafts, food, live music, a silent auction, kids’ activities – and more!</p><p>We are joined by Executive Director of the Berkshire Botanical Garden, Molly Boxer and Chairman of their Trustees, Matt Larkin.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 14:10:00 +0000 Ian Pickus 48037 at http://wamc.org 78th Annual Berkshire Harvest Festival