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March 3, 2018
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Area gardening programs offer something for everyone
March 3, 2018 - 9:54am
October 21, 2017
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AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
October 21, 2017 - 8:00am
October 30, 2016
Tender perennials and newly planted items benefit from a mulch of leaves or straw applied in early November.David Samson / The Forum
20 things to do now to winterize your yard and garden
October 30, 2016 - 5:02am
October 21, 2016
 Dave Severson has many of his bonsai trees in a corner of his backyard. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Small delights; Duluth man perfects the art of bonsai trees
October 21, 2016 - 12:48pm
July 7, 2016
Jay's Garden Boutique’s new location is out on Highway 34 just past K & K Tubing. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Kaysey Price
Jay’s Garden Boutique moves
July 7, 2016 - 5:35am
July 3, 2015
Conservation Corps workers installed more than 80 varieties of native plants  in the rain garden adjacent to the new south parking lot at Detroit Lakes’ Ag Services building on Thursday. The project was designed by the Becker Soil &Water Conservation District. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
A new raingarden for SWCD
July 3, 2015 - 5:40am
June 26, 2015
The cousins took in displays depicting teapots and cups. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Area cousins travel abroad to take in world-renowned flower show
June 26, 2015 - 5:05am
June 24, 2015
Years of planting and care leads to backyard getaway
June 24, 2015 - 2:49pm
April 7, 2015
North Dakota State University Extension Horticulturist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences Esther McGinnis teaches students about edible landscaping. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Carrie Snyder
NDSU horticulturist incorporates edible plants in gardening
April 7, 2015 - 12:14pm
April 5, 2013
It’s April, get soil ready for planting
April 5, 2013 - 2:01pm
May 24, 2012
Forest tent caterpillars: Pockets of defoliation likely this year, but no regionwide outbreak
May 24, 2012 - 9:35am
May 1, 2012
Straw bale gardens require very little weeding. (Special to the Forum)
Minnesota man writes book on straw bale gardening
May 1, 2012 - 8:54am
August 16, 2011
Ingrid Johnson-Evavold adds a grilled tomato to her plate during a recent meal at the family's Foxboro home. The meal also included homegrown green beans and garlic, farm market onions, wild rice and blueberries the family gathered and a home-raised chicken. Also pictured are Isaac, 15, Chris Evavold and Amelia, 10. (Steve Kuchera /
Have some more salad: Study finds rural residents lag in their veggie consumption
August 16, 2011 - 9:13am
February 25, 2011
Garden Days coming soon to Perham, Fergus FAlls
February 25, 2011 - 5:29pm
April 14, 2010
Medley of Rice with Roasted Red Pepper and Asparagus is the perfect side dish for salmon or any grilled meat. Photo by Sue Doeden
Easy gardening concept inspires healthful rice medley recipe
April 14, 2010 - 12:00am