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Watermelon needs salt

...cantaloupe.Watermelon benefits from a healthy sprinkling of salt to give it that blast of sweet and salty as it hits our taste buds. Anyone from the South should know that, but I'm assuming some of you climbed over the wall our glorious homeland erected...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-08-14/watermelon-needs-salt
Community
Savor summer with spicy, sweet zucchini cakes

...Zucchini and Sundried Tomatoes, End of Summer Vegetable Casserole and Veggie Pizza piquing both my interest ? and my taste buds. You'll need no more than six medium zucchinis to prepare the recipes here, but with zucchini being so plentiful and so many...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-07-28/savor-summer-with
Food
Picking the perfect peonies

...around at the top. "The feel of bud is the only thing indicating...peonies, Floyd clips closed buds, full blooms and old flowers...5-year-old plants he squeezes the buds, saying "got that one at just...when 21 five-gallon buckets of buds were filled to the brim each...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-18/picking-the-perfect-peonies-peninsul
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'Weird winters' a challenge for peony growers

...producers, only to hear that bundles of buds expected to bloom this season never showed...business for five years and hasn't "sold a bud yet." For peony production that is not...first stop on Saturday's tour, when the buds on their peonies bloomed en masse and could...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-28/weird-winters-a-challenge-for-peony-
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Illinois author, Marilyn Alice Tuckman, loves pumpkins

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (AP) - The great artificial pumpkin-flavoring assault on our taste buds every fall can't hold a candle to the natural supremacy of the majestic pumpkin, Marilyn Alice Tuckman says. For her, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-10-07-3
Food
Use of bait a setback for king salmon recovery

This is no time for bait on the Kenai River. Just when things are starting to turn around for king salmon Fish and Game allows bait. Greg Brush is clearly correct in his article on assessing the situation on the Kenai. I see this as a real setback for revitalizing the king salmon run on the Kenai River.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-29/use-of-bait-a-setback-for
Letters
Collaboration can help address climate change

...emerge, too early, from the gravel bars upriver. People tell me their lilacs are preparing to unwrap the leaves and blossom buds they set last fall. Peony plants are dying in the field because of constant freeze/thaw. Sled dog races are at risk because...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-01-30/collaboration-can-help-ad
Letters
Unhinged Alaska: Thar's gold in those silver winter kings

...worth $1,760.00. I was working and missed the inaugural outing but still felt very fortunate because the only thing my buds brought back were individual cases of severe lower digestive tract malfunctions that nearly blew them out of the boat after they...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-03-14/unhinged-alaska-thars-gold-in-t
Community
Peninsula growers find opportunity with Rhodiola

...nearly 15,000 seeds so far. Rhodiola's main commercial purpose is medicinal, Poindexter said. It is immune to the taste buds of rabbits and moose, he said. Eventually, the co-operative plans to expand include 50 harvestable acres statewide, Poindexter...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-20/rhodiola-on-the-rise
News
The time to tap

...strained of insects and residue, LaForge said. It is a good activity to do with children because the sap "appeals to kids' taste buds," he said.The sap more readily flows when there is snow on the ground, so the season may be short this year, Barber said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-02/the-time-to-tap
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