Articles by Phil Weiner

About Phil Weiner

Phil Weiner is the Co-Founder and CEO of Washington, DC-based Earth Starter, maker of all-in-one gardens that help city dwellers grow food and flowers. Earth Starter’s first product is Nourishmat, a garden pad with seedballs included to create easy, sustainable garden ecosystems and help consumers grow their own food. On July 1st, Earth Starter launched a Kickstarter campaign to change the way people think about food.

Nourishing Cities with Urban Micro Gardens

We all know that fresh, local produce is good for us. But it’s expensive to buy and hard to grow yourself – especially in cities. Whether it’s picking the right plants and seeds or matching it with the right spacing and planting times, gardening involves a lot of...