Organic Gardening Resources

Videos, Presentations, & Zines

Row by Row video series

Seed Starting with Alivia DeBusk

'What is Yarducopia?' presentation to AARP

Pesticide-Free Anchorage with Pam Miller

Propagating Perennials workshop with Nick Riordan

Designing Your Organic Garden with Rachel Mills and Nick Riordan

Lessons Learned from the Alaskan Home Garden: Consequences and Alternatives to Pesticide Use for our Soils, Plants, and Ourselves (Interview with Jeff Lowenfels)

Market Gardening in the Last Frontier (by Bjorn Olson) shares stories & methods from Twitter Creek Farm

Recipe Book for common garden veggies

Zines on soil health, biology, and weeds written by George-Ann Sprinkle and Illustrated by John Harding

Pesticides and Pollinators booklet written by Jodie Banks

In the Garden podcast interview with NIck Riordan talking about the benefits of gardening, being a part of a community and the actions we can take as gardens to secure a healthier future.

Yarducopia's Resource Pages

Ask a Gardener


Volunteer Opportunities

List of garden volunteer opportunities in Anchorage maintained by the Anchorage branch of the Alaska Master Gardeners club


Alaska Specific Resources

Facebook groups/pages where you can get great garden advice:

The Alaska Master Gardeners are another exceptional resource. You can ask them a question via email by contacting [email protected] anytime.

The Cooperative Extension Service list of pubications covers gardening, insects/pests, cooking, and many many more useful topics. Click the link and type in your search or browse their list. They also have a CES state-wide events calendar.

Gardening & Pesticide Fact Sheets

In the Garden

  • Using manure in the garden
  • Using cardboard in the garden
  • Using plastic in the garden
  • Using pesticides in the garden
  • PFAS in the garden

Thank you for your generous support!