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Can our gardens grow us? - LDEM Faculty Member Monika Fabian featured in AUB@Work

LDEM Instructor Ms. Monika Fabian was featured in the Health and Wellness section of the latest issue of AUB@Work

In the article: 'Can gardens grow on us?', Ms. Fabian explains to Beirut residents about how to plant vegetables and herbs on balconies or rooftops, and offers helpful tips for apartment gardeners everywhere. She mentioned five steps to achieve quality produce and guide those willing to garden in their apartment to experience “horticulture therapy"- the stress relief of forgetting your problems and relaxing while tending to plants. This is very timely considering the current financial situation in Lebanon and the increase of process of food items. 

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