Transcending Generations: The Benefits of Gardening

Why I jumped on the Millennial gardening trend, and why you should too.

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Gardening for the Environment

Saving the Bees

Fossil Fuels and Pollution

“It is estimated that an average distance of 1,500 miles is traveled before the food is consumed. This large-scale, long-distance transportation of food relies heavily on the energy from burning fossil fuels. In fact, it is estimated that we currently put nearly 10 kilo calories of fossil fuel energy into our food system for every one kilo-calorie of energy we get as food.”

Reduction of Plastic Usage and Landfill Waste

Gardening for Finance

Gardening for Health

Reduces Anxiety

Lowers Cortisol Levels

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