How to drive through the high country gardens of high country: A guide


By the end of May, a group of visitors will enter the highlands of highland Victoria for a three-week guided hike to a few of the state’s most picturesque hills.The first group, from New Zealand, will travel through the lush lowland forests of Longwood, while the second group will travel down the Great Valley to […]

A little-known company has the world’s largest solar farm


A little known company that is building a large solar farm near Boston is looking to expand to other states.Longfield Gardens is building an 11-megawatt solar farm that will be the largest on the East Coast, but it has the potential to be even larger, according to its investors.Longfield, the third-largest solar project in the […]

How Chicago’s high country gardens were reinvented


Chicago’s victory gardens, where the city’s most celebrated native plants are grown, will reopen for the first time since a major fire destroyed the historic buildings.The parkway garden, which has become a national symbol of the citys success, will be transformed into a new high-country garden, a “community garden” that will open in the fall, […]