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Food group thinks local

...grateful for financial support from WalMart, Kenai Peninsula Foundation, Kenaitze Indian Tribe, and Central Peninsula Garden Club, as well as advertising and organizational support from People Promoting Wellness through Community Action, Kenai...

...manager for the Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District.This year's local contest was co-sponsored by Central Peninsula Garden Club, Kenai Watershed Forum, UAF-Cooperative Extension Service and the Natural Resources Conservation Service Kenai...
Kenai Peninsula College: Around Campus

...assistant professor of history, will be giving a talk about Fannie Quigley's Kantishna gardens at the Central Peninsula Garden Club meeting at 7 p.m. on Dec. 9 at the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association. This event is free and open to the...
High tunnel program proven on Peninsula

...first year, are now finishing up the mandatory four-years they are required to stay in production, said Central Peninsula Garden Club President Marion Nelson. That means a foundation of experienced locals ready to help next year's builders...
USDA high tunnel program expands's going to be a little more complicated." Despite the restrictions, a recent meeting with the Central Peninsula Garden Club generated a considerable amount of interest. "There was a packed house," Voeller "I don't know why I'm...
Peninsula farmers to learn good soil

...produce, might be contributing to the increase in local gardeners, said Marion Nelson, president of the Central Peninsula Garden Club. "Compost is of high interest to most gardeners," said Nelson. "Some Kenai gardeners can go a whole winter...
Birding festival flies into town

...donated from Sportsman's Warehouse. Tarbox said he was looking forward to a 4 p.m. talk from the Central Peninsula Garden Club. Nancy Casey will talk at the Kenai Visitors Center about building a rain garden to attract birds. Also at the...
Support for Local Food Week promotes community wellness

...Community Action, and our current membership includes representatives from Alaska Public Health Nursing, Central Peninsula Garden Club, Fischer's Fresh Farm Produce, Ionia, Kenai Peninsula Food Bank, Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District...
Gardening a source of food, fun, health for Kenai seniors

...Craig said local gardening supplements many diets around the building. Marion Nelson, president of the Central Peninsula Garden Club, said there is another reason seniors garden: It just feels good."Gardening is very therapeutic," she said...
Area's avid gardeners split into 2 camps: spendy and thrifty

...So, kids' interest in gardening starts out early and continues into adulthood. The members of the Central Peninsula Garden Club reflect the high number of avid gardeners in the area. The club maintains a membership of about 200 people, said...


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