Green Social ~ Cultivating the Digital Media Arts

Many Green Sector Nursery and Landscape Business owners now reluctantly find themselves wearing yet another ‘hat’ ~ that of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). I understand from experience: Professionals in the green industries are already overworked, and now faced with the seemingly gargantuan responsibility of developing strategy and management tools to nurture markets and stay relevant.Continue Reading

Author Archives: Kerry A. Beane

Garden of Change

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The only sure thing is change, as we all know, and this site is undergoing significant plans for reconstruction!  Please check back here in a few months for some great surprises.potato-hearthands__180

Meantime you can find more recent garden and green musings on my sister site here.

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New Times

• Go Gardeners!  Go Green Industry Mavericks! • New content coming soon! • Treats for gardeners, green professionals and green philosophers. • New information & tips for green sector marketing

Joracomposter: Durable and Stylish Tumbling Composter

Composting can be done in many ways, and I tend to have several different kinds of composting systems running simultaneously. Several designs of compost tumblers are out there and they can be pricey.  But I always wanted to try this method, so finally spontaneously bought th two compartment tumbling Joracomposter at the San Francisco FlowerContinue Reading

Scoby from Muskogee finds new home in California

Well the Texas clan offered me a new SCOBY (symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast) for fermenting fun and I just couldn’t say no.  From previous efforts I know it can be interesting, also a little weird and risky if you’re not scrupulously clean with all preparations and maintenance. Anyway, I recommend getting a scobyContinue Reading

Sharing a passion for citrus

Today I gave a talk to the Diablo Women’s Garden Club about growing Citrus trees in California.  The slideshow covered a broad sweep of the topic; everything from propagation to pest control. Thanks, ladies for your gracious welcome and attentive interest! What could be more fun than a day spent chatting about gardening?