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Scott Sonstegard, owner of Becker Pet & Garden, and employee Brianna Lason can offer tips on what flowers and vegetables to plant in what conditions.

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Though the spring planting season seems to be getting a late start this year, that just means there will be more time to prepare.


“We want everybody to be successful with their gardens,” says Scott Sonstegard, Becker County Master Gardener and owner of Becker Pet & Garden in Detroit Lakes. “A little foresight and planning will greatly enhance your chances.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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