LBO Offering 4-Week Beekeeping Course

Terri Owens-Clark

With backyard beekeeping allowed in many cities—including Long Beach—interest in urban honey bees is growing. “Globally, we are losing our honey bee population,” said Long Beach Organic Education Director Terri Owens-Clark, who will be leading a four-week course in beekeeping beginning

LBO Cooks: Beans

LBO Cooks: Beans

A staple of summer vegetable gardens, beans are versatile, low calorie, and nutrient rich. At September’s LBO Cooks workshop, chefs Joe Corso and Amanda Aiton demonstrated how beans can be used for salads, stir fries, chili, hummus, and even brownies.

LBO Cooks: Leeks and Onions

Amanda Aiton preparing pickled onions

Leeks and onions can either make your mouth water or bring tears to your eyes. And as Long Beach Organic garden director Joe Corso and chef Amanda Aiton demonstrated during their quarterly LBO Cooks demo at the Zaferia Community Garden,

5 Tips for a Disease-Fighting Diet

5 Tips for a Disease-Fighting Diet

The wellness industry paints a picture that optimal health, mental clarity, and youthful vigor can only be achieved by pampering ourselves, and dishing out thousands of dollars on products and experiences. However, the greatest health outcomes are found by pampering