Sat March 2, 2013
Garden Report

Gardening During Water Restrictions

photo by DonBanana WikiMedia Commons

The recent snow fall haven’t had much impact on current drought conditions. Along the Front Range, we’re below normal for the year to date precipitation. We ended last year almost five inches below normal. The recent snows have added a little, helpful moisture.

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Sat February 23, 2013
Garden Report

Seeding For Spring

Cdw victoria Wikimedia Commons

Even though we need the moisture, the recent cold snap and snow fall may have many of us looking forward to Spring. It’s time we went to the Nursery for seeds. We may have to wait in line to get to the seed racks because folks are getting Spring fever. 

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Sat February 16, 2013
Garden Report

Protect Trees From Spruce Ips Beetle

Rocky Mountain National Park


Sat February 9, 2013
Garden Report

Fruit Shrubs To Sweeten Any Garden

Gordana Adamovic-Mladenovic Wikimedia Commons

Every yard needs a few fruiting shrubs to provide a delicious summer harvest. There are a lot of choices of shrubs that produce fruit.

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Wed February 6, 2013
Arts & LIfe

Get A Library Card, Grow A Garden

Luke Runyon Aspen Public Radio

The Basalt Public Library is trying something new this spring: a seed collection. With a library card in hand, you can check the seeds out, grow the plants, and within nine months, harvest the new seeds and bring them back.

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