Michelle Kerlin

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Old Wives' Tale Gardening Tricks-Modern Roots Blog

Ever hear of an old wives' tale about what to put in or around your plants to help them produce a more abundant supply? From marigolds to matchsticks …

Infinite Green Onions

Here’s a handy little tip. I’m pretty sure I heard it first from Mr. Jack Spirko:<p>Save the root ends of your green onions (aka scallions) — the parts …

Apparently People Now Cram Farms Into Shipping Containers

Considering that (1) houses—not to mention Starbucks branches—everywhere are being carved from corrugated steel shipping containers, (2) designers like Sebastian Bergne have devised greenhouses out of things as unusual as transparent Legos, and (3) everyone seems to be a bit obsessed with …

What Can Technology Do for Tomorrow’s Children?

Innovation in education goes well beyond gadgets and apps. Here’s my vision for the classroom of the future.<p><b>By Arne Duncan</b><p>School looks different …