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Clothe your soil: Cover crops help enrich it

Cover crops are plants that gardeners and farmers have, since the beginnings of agriculture, grown not to eat but for the good of the soil.Blanketing the ground...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-20/clothe-your-soil-cover-crops-hel
Outdoors
A climate of change for gardeners

While many gardeners scan the newly arrived seed catalogs to plan their next growing season, the industry's visionaries are pouring talent and resources...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-02/a-climate-of-change-for-gardener
Outdoors
Gardeners on the move make their plants portable

...permanent housing," said Maree Gaetani, a spokeswoman for Gardener's Supply Co. in Burlington, Vermont.Millennials in particular...Gaetani said. "This is where aging baby boomers and younger gardeners intersect."Online:For more about gardens on the go...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-04-23/gardeners-on-the-move-make-their
Outdoors

...aren't the only great cover-ups for gardeners determined to extend their growing seasons...a relatively new development for home gardeners in North America, but it's expected...are narrower and barely tall enough for gardeners to stand erect. Low tunnels are even...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-03-14
Community
Learning for Life: Finally - it's seed starting time again!

There are many benefits to gardeners starting their own plants from seed, but none as important as the huge diversity of crops and varieties available to those who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-03-20/learning-for-life-finally-its-s
Community
Fred Wesley Thompson

...activities. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the Masonic Lodge. Fred was a master gardener and was known for his smoked salmon. A large man with a large heart, his passions were family, faith, flowers, fishing...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000177017325
These fall-planted bulbs pay off later in flavor

...like daffodils, tulips and hyacinth.But edible bulbs, particularly garlic and shallots, also are becoming popular with gardeners looking to save money and flavor menus.Good taste is all in the timing for these versatile recipe essentials, especially...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-11-05/these-fall-planted-bulbs-pay-off
Outdoors
Pioneer Potluck: About Alaskans

...daylight.. Or a trip to the big county fair in Ninilchik in August, to see the giant vegetable that are grown by proud gardeners. The State Fair in Palmer is one everyone should go see and enjoy. It is awesome!! Or just fishing in Anchor River or...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-09-22/about-alaskans
Food
Juneau man grows extensive garden

...already fall here," he said. "I should be planting my fall bulbs. Nowhere in the country is it fall yet." To other Juneau gardeners, he advised, "Try everything. Find out what works and stick to that." Lesley had to adjust to the change of environment...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-27
News
Garden Club hears presentation on Alaskan pioneer Fannie Quigley

Local historian and gardener Jane Haigh gave an overdue presentation...Quigley, a renowned Alaskan pioneer and gardener, at Tuesday's Central Peninsula...College. Quigley is an example of a gardener who was able to cultivate highly productive...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-12-10/garden-club-hears-pres
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