Sally Says …
Sally Cunningham is a well-known garden writer, educator and columnist in the Buffalo area, and shares her insights and words of wisdom with audiences regionally and nationwide. Get her latest articles, updates and tips for your garden and growing here.
Sally Cunningham's newest book, Buffalo Style Gardens, will soon be released and now she's booking speaking engagements to help others learn about creating gardens in the "Buffalo style" with quirky, one-of-a-kind designs. With deep knowledge on many gardening topics,...read more
Sally Cunningham, well-known horticulturalist and garden writer, writes of the value of compost business and helps tell the EcoVerde/Carr Farm story in a letter to the editor of the East Aurora Advertiser. Read...read more
(Reprinted as part of an article Look to the Lawn, published in Buffalo Spree Magazine.) In August it’s tempting to water and fertilize. The grass looks brown and desperate, doesn’t it? Actually the proper care is quite the opposite. Lawn experts such as Dr. Frank...read more
This is one of the top five questions when gardeners or homeowners start talking about what to do with the “bad soil/lawn/hard clay” etc. All too often they head for a box-store “garden supplies” section, and—then what? Many buy the cheapest version of good-looking...read more
Compost is the answer to many soil problems and EcoVerde’s compost is a new source to purchase it locally. Learn more about how we make our compost and the social enterprise practices that are a core part of our business in this Buffalo Spree article, New Sources for...read more
Composting is much more than a healthful activity for improving our garden soil. Composting benefits the planet ‑ its waters, soil, and eco-systems. Ancient Greeks and Chinese (and other civilizations) knew it. Organic farmers have known it forever. And more farms and...read more