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Grow Appalachia

Welcome to our news hub for all things Appalachia. You’ll find a little bit of everything here, from articles about dyslexia and student success stories to gardening tips, folk music and craft tidbits, campus updates, and more.

Bring On Spring!

On my family farm, the frogs came early this year. Spring peepers and even bullfrogs started bellowing 2 weeks ago, a reassuring sound that spring-time... [Read More]

Written By Jason Brashear

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A Holiday Feast

After a summer of gardening and an autumn of preserving, the Hindman Settlement School’s Grow... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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Growing Goodness for Families

Our Grow Appalachia participants grew over 20,000 lbs. of organic produce this year to feed... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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Another Successful Market Year!

The Knott County Farmers Market wrapped up this month after its most successful season yet.... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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Grow Appalachia Summer Update

Hello reader! I’m Ali Hintz, the new Community Agriculture VISTA here at the Hindman Settlement... [Read More]

Written By Ali Hintz

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The Value of Generosity

When Executive Director Brent Hutchinson saw the impact and excitement of the Settlement’s Grow Appalachia... [Read More]

Written By Jason Brashear

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Dog Days of Summer

Lordy what a month! I swear it was just last week I posted my last... [Read More]

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

But what do May flowers bring? Ants, if they’re peonies! There’s an old tale I... [Read More]

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Taters, Toys, and Thursday Nights

As I walked out of our third meeting for the season Thursday night, I couldn’t... [Read More]

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Spring Forward With Grow App!

Wow, spring came at us in full swing this year! Winter is supposed to be... [Read More]

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Warm Soup on a Chili Day

Mornings have become cool and crisp, while the afternoons hug you like a warm blanket.... [Read More]

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Winter Is Coming!

Hello, hello! This is Ashton here, the new Grow Appalachia VISTA at the Hindman Settlement... [Read More]

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