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A home garden will ensure you are eating locally - you can't get more local than your own backyard! By eating locally, harmful emissions generated from transporting produce are avoided. You can also control what goes into the soil and water you feed your plants to reduce the risk of harmful pesticides and other harmful substances. Furthermore, most home gardeners attest homegrown fruits and veggies taste better than those commercially available.
The Sacramento Region is conducive to growing many types of fruits and vegetables in both winter and summer seasons. Gardening is a great way for families to get outside together and burns calories while you prepare and tend to your garden. For a great local resource, visit the Farmer Fred website.
If you are a Citrus Heights resident, the city offers 3
For more information about how to properly dispose of various types of HHW in Citrus Heights, visit the Allied Waste of Sacramento website.