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Linn Plous

Linn Plous, 59, a longtime Kenai attorney, community volunteer, crafter, gardener and beloved wife of Dennis Barnard, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, April 6, 2015 after a four-month battle with...

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...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
A tale of two gardens and love restored

...be able walk easily between the shrubs, bushes, and beautiful flowers on display is a quiet testimony to the skill of the gardener. For those of us that enjoy the sights and scents of a garden in the full throes of spring our minds are naturally drawn to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-04-02/a-tale-of-two-gardens-and-love-
Religion
Alaskans focus on food security

...funding and finance strategies. There are also sessions that could benefit both types of participant, as well as the casual gardener or forager interested in composting hydroponics and "the store outside your door." So far, Heifetz said, there is a lot...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/melissa-griffiths/2015-03-29
News
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
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
Arts & Entertainment
Farmers market roundtable provides networking and education

...The thrust of this event is to inspire those successful gardeners and high tunnel growers who are already scaling up and giving...This year it's going to be serious."Chay encouraged gardeners like Holsonbeke by bringing together seven speakers, who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-11/farmers-market-roundtable-provides-n
News
Many artists have drawn inspiration, drive from nature

...conservationist, was another hands-on gardener."He studied how everything...her diaries.Other notable gardener-artists include:- Paul...Garden" - a poetic tribute to gardeners everywhere. Money from Kipling's...said it best for all aspiring gardeners and garden writers: "I do...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-11/many-artists-have-draw
Arts & Entertainment
Winnifred Yvonne Ballard Kroll

...and Claus Kroll. She married Roger Ballard on Sept. 1, 1946 in Mankato, Minnesota.Her family writes, "Winnie was a gardener, crafter and inspiration to all, but first and foremost she was a mother and grandmother. Her love was unconditional. Her...

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