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How to Grow Butterfly Weed

Butterfly Weed is a native plant but it can still be tricky to grow. Learn how to successfully grow these butterfly garden favorite from the experts at The Good Earth Garden Center.

New Perennials for 2019

Learn about some of our favorite new perennials for 2019

BIG Update on our Journey with Ugandan Non-Profit SASCU!

May 13, 2019 Update The 40 foot shipping container arrived here at Good Earth this morning at 9 am and within hours, it was packed to the brim with all your donations!  Thank you for taking the time to donate much needed household goods, clothes, shoes, tools, furniture, farm equipment and much more to the… Read more »

The Good Earth & SASCU – 2018 Update & 2019 Goals

2019 Update Our Goals for This Year Fill a 40 foot shipping container with goods to help reach the below goals Build and furnish a boys’ dorm at the farm Build a kitchen at the farm Build a latrine at the farm Move orphans from inner city to Providence Farm Expand goat production How Do… Read more »

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Changing Things Up!

You might notice some pretty big changes on your next visit to The Good Earth; we thought you might like to know in advance where to find your favorite plants! First of all, Japanese Maples switched places with our Shade Lovin’ Shrubs.  We wanted to move all of our shrubs to one area to make… Read more »

Deter Deer from Your Landscape

Here in the Natural State, we enjoy wild beauty. In Good Earth’s home city of Little Rock, nature is never far from our doorstep—from native dogwoods to bubbling brooks to abundant wildlife, we’re surrounded by homegrown beauty. However, this closeness to nature also carries a threat to our gardens: deer! We get questions every week… Read more »