Otto Goes to the Little Rock Zoo!

Otto has big news! He’s been hanging out with his fellow river otters at the Little Rock Zoo in celebration of World Otter Day on Saturday, May 30th, 2020. KAB is proud to partner with the Little Rock Zoo and we are excited to share some fun projects we’ve been […]

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How to sow seeds outdoors

The best time to sow seeds Try to match weather conditions with your seeds’ preferences so they don’t languish in the garden — the sooner seeds germinate, the less likely they are to rot in the ground. Check out the information below to help choose the right time to plant. […]

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Learn Arkansas Trees

I recently read that most people, when pressed, can remember a tree that was special to them as a child, whether it was a climbing tree, a Christmas tree or a tree to sit under and read a good book. Trees have the ability to connect us more firmly to […]

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Recycling Tips During COVID-19

Regulations may be shifting in communities due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and CDC guidelines. Many communities have temporarily suspended recycling programs because of worker safety and other limitations. As always — look up what you can recycle locally. If you or someone in your home has tested positive for […]

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5 Steps of Tree Selection

One: Determine The Purpose Of The Tree Decide how the tree will be used – for shade or screening Determine if color or winter interest is desired in the landscape Trees can be used to reduce wind or noise or to control erosion Attracting wildlife may be desirable and trees […]

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RECYCLING AND UPCYCLING GLASS

Recycling glass can prove to be rather challenging. We put together a list of resources, events, and DIY projects that can make recycling and upcycling glass a little easier and hopefully more fun! RECYCLING GLASS Ace Glass:  With several drop off locations and residential pickup available in and around the […]

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8 Planet-Friendly Ways To Celebrate Earth Day

1) Get a recyclable water bottle The US alone consumes 50 billion plastic water bottles annually. Most of these bottles are not recycled and end up in landfills, in oceans and elsewhere, which harms organisms and the environment. Just creating these bottles uses 17 million barrels of gasoline, which would be enough to […]

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Gardening Tips & Tricks

1. If its getting cold and you have tomatoes still ripening on the vine — save your tomatoes! Pull the plants up and bring them inside to a warm dry place. Hang them up, and the tomatoes will ripen on the vine. 2. Companion planting is an excellent way to improve your […]

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Packing Materials and Plastic Disposal During COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

With the increase of online retail shopping and to-go food orders, questions about what to do with shipping materials, packaging and containers are understandable. Below, you will find some helpful links and information about what to do with your packing materials and plastics. Trash Safety! PUBLIC SAFETY REMINDER: Properly dispose […]

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