31 May '12, 8pm

FLOTUS Grows a Book: So, she did the obvious thing and planted an organic garden (or more accurately, had it pla...

FLOTUS Grows a Book: So, she did the obvious thing and planted an organic garden (or more accurately, had it pla...

Eleanor Roosevelt achieved the last vegetable garden planted at the White House back in the early 1940s. For approximately 65 years the White House lawn (which technically is considered a national park) was reserved for press conferences, Easter egg hunts, and photo ops. Nary a vegetable was grown for generations. First lady Michelle Obama sought to change all of that, while simultaneously addressing the nation’s need to rethink health and nutrition. So, she did the obvious thing and planted an organic garden (or more accurately, had it planted) on the White House lawn a few years back. The yield was impressive, with tons of organic veggies, honey, etc, and the reception was largely positive (excepting a few naysayers who feel the First Lady is trying to impose a “nanny state” where nutrition is dictated from up high). Now, after two harvests comes the definitive, White Ho...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/flotus-grows-a-book.html

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channelnewsasia.com 31 May '12, 3am

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care2.com 26 May '12, 2pm

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Attracting Hummingbirds & Butterflies to Your Garden | Care2 Healthy Living

Attracting Hummingbirds & Butterflies to Your G...

care2.com 26 May '12, 10pm

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