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Autumn the most glorious time on the North Shore

October 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Autumn on Minnesota’s North Shore is the most glorious time of year. For a brief period it looks like Jack Frost has gone completely mad with his paint brushes. Continue Reading

Growing Green – Spring chores for the impatient gardener

April 17, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

The signs of spring have been seen several weeks earlier than normal this year. From the record ice out dates on our lakes to the activity of squirrels to the mosquito and tick sightings, spring just seems to be a train barreling down the track toward summer. With the onset of our early spring, come many consequences we should consider. Continue Reading

Local gardener prefers tulips because they’re first

May 13, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Winter was a tough one, even by Minnesota standards, and spring took its sweet time getting here if it’s really here.
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Master Gardener program Feb. 12

February 2, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The University of Minnesota will host a continuing education opportunity and meeting for Master Gardeners from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 12 in the Farmers Room at the Nobles County Government Center, 315 10th St., Worthington. (Use the 10th Street entrance.) Continue Reading&