Garden Report

6:00am

Sat April 14, 2012
Garden Report

Go Ahead, Get Your Paws Dirty!

Four-legged gardener?
Gopal Aggarwal Creative Commons/Flickr

Mud season can be a pain for those living in the mountains, but it doesn't have to keep you out of the garden. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says this is a great time to get a few vital things done before the ground dries out.

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6:00am

Sat April 7, 2012
Garden Report

Do You Know Where Your Food Comes From?

Fresh produce
Grant Family Farms CSA

Recent trends have more and more people in Colorado - and the rest of the country - buying local and organic produce. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says you can’t get any more local than a CSA farm...

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6:00am

Sat March 31, 2012
Garden Report

Prepping Ornamental Grasses to Make a Bold Splash in Lawn or Garden

Kate Mereand-Sinha Creative Commons/Flickr

Ornamental grasses are a favorite way to make a statement in the garden or landscaping. And KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says now is the time to groom them so they’ll be at their best for spring and summer.

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6:00am

Sat March 24, 2012
Garden Report

Early Spring Means It's Time to Get Working in the Garden

Spring onion and lettuce
James Qualtrough Creative Commons/Flickr

These warm, sunny days are pushing plants into spring a little ahead of schedule. And KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton says it may be time to start spring gardening work just a little early this year too...

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6:01am

Sat March 17, 2012
Garden Report

Spring Gardening Tip: Enjoy the Beautiful Weather, but Don't Overdo It

A community garden plot
Stephanie Dillingham Creative Commons/Flickr

These first nice spring days are dangerous -- at least, they can be for those of us who've been cooped up all winter, eager to get out in the garden with rakes, shovels and pruners. 

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