News

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review – October 6, 2016
Fig Trees Are An Italian Tradition And Need Winter Care

 

Pittsburgh Quarterly – Fall, 2016
The Old Ways May Be The Best

 

The Suffolk Times – July 3, 2016
Real Estate: The Man with the ‘Golden Thumb’

 

L’Italo-Americano – April 29, 2016
The Italian American Garden Project

 

Italian American Review – Volume 6, Issue 1  Winter 2016
Review The Italian Garden Project Website

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 26, 2015
A Chef Salutes Italian Project Gardeners

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 26, 2015
Italian Garden Project Celebrates the Secrets of Fresh-Picked Flavor and Quality Produce

 

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review – August 25, 2015
Garden Heritage Project Documents, Preserves Italian Traditions

 

NPR All Things Considered – December 25, 2014
Why Bury Fig Trees? A Curious Tradition Preserves A Taste of Italy

 

WQED TV Channel 13 Pittsburgh – October 30, 2014
Pittsburgh 360  (Fast forward to the 18:55 minute mark)

 

We Dig Plants Podcast – October 6, 2014
Episode 137 – The Italian Garden Proejct

 

Pittsburgh Magazine – August 27, 2014
Grow. Cook. Drink.: The Italian Garden Project

 

WESA FM radio 90.5 “Essential Pittsburgh” program – August 26, 2014
Italian Traditions in the Garden

 

National Italian American Foundation – August 18, 2014
Pensieri Italo-Americani Blog

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 16, 2014
While Growing Figs is Hard, for Those Who Do the Harvest is That Much Sweeter

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 14, 2014
Urban Farmer Aldo Sauro Finds his Calling

 

KDKA Radio AM 1020 “The Organic Gardeners” program – June 29, 2014
Doug Oster Interviews Mary Menniti of The Italian Garden Project

 

Pittsburgh City Paper – June 18, 2014
Mary Menniti’s Italian Garden Project Seeks to Document and Celebrate a Horticultural Tradition

 

Sewickley Herald – June 12, 2014
Italian Gardeners Strive to Preserve Old World Lifestyle in Sewickley

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 31, 2013
Sewickley Chicken Coop Tour a Chance to See Poultry in Motion

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – May 11, 2013
For the Love of Figs

 

Sewickley Herald – April 18,2013
Sewickley Valley Italian Gardens to be Spotlighted in Smithsonian Project

 

Pittsburgh Things – September 12, 2011
The Italian Garden Project

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – July 19, 2011
Walkabout: Gardeners Grasp Beauty of Old Ways in Morningside

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – November 13, 2010
For the Love of Figs

 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – August 7, 2010
Sewickley Tour Reveals how Italian Men Garden