Gardening

Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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KYW Staff
May 18, 2020 - 2:13 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday signed an executive order to allow more recreational activities and related business operations to resume, and he outlined the state’s continued movement through various stages to a new post-pandemimc normal. Read more here.
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Gardening
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Holli Stephens
May 01, 2020 - 5:00 am
Slowly and steadily, we’re making it through coronavirus quarantine. Take advantage of a few reopened parks and golf courses, or stay home and watch a livestream of a concert at Cherry Street Pier. Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia from home this weekend.
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Golfing during coronavirus
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AP News
April 27, 2020 - 4:48 pm
Pennsylvanians who like to golf, boat, fish and camp are getting some good news after a month and a half of widespread shutdowns. Read the latest here.
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Recycling electronics
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Kim Glovas
April 22, 2020 - 11:11 am
Community trash cleanups and environmental fairs used to be go-to activities for Earth Day. Although the majority of us are in isolation, green advocates say there is still work to be done. Read more here.
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Gardening.
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Lynne Adkins
May 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Digging in the dirt can be a great therapy for people with disabilities. Turning over the garden, touching the plants and breathing in the wonderful earthy scents can go a long way to help people with autism and Alzheimer's, according to Nancy Minich, a registered...
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compost bin
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Rasa Kaye
September 17, 2018 - 11:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — People who research refuse estimate that between a quarter and half of all our trash comes from organic waste — grass clippings, leaves, leftovers from dinner, good food gone bad in the fridge, piles of produce trimmings left from prepping a meal. Instead of tossing...
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Nicole Juday Rhoads and Julianne Schrader Ortega
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Hadas Kuznits
August 03, 2018 - 3:00 am
PHILADELPHIA(KYW Newsradio) -- August is peak summer harvest season -- and as folks pick their crops they're doing more good for their health than they even realize. Julianna Schrader Ortega with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society says this is the best time of the year for gardeners. "There are...
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