What's in Bloom: Gardeners!

...year, the plants have thrived at the Jensen-Olson Arboretum due in great measure to the efforts of our seasonal gardeners.Carrie Goodbrake and Chelsie Harris brought a sense of purpose to the job that one rarely finds. Their dedication...
Spots still available for local Master Gardener Course

Some open slots remain in the 2014 Juneau Master Gardener Course, organized through the University of Alaska Fairbanks...taught by university professors and local experts, teaches gardeners specific skills to design, plant and maintain successful...
Dirt Girl: Harvest events signal end of the season

...end of the summer season activities for gardeners. The Second Saturday Market has been...Fair has a little bit of everything for gardeners and anyone and everyone is invited to...peas, and whatever else community gardeners have in abundance. Interested in seeing...
Gardeners Association to conduct annual tours this weekend

Southeast Master Gardeners Association will conducti their rain-or-shine annual tour of...purchased at those locations at the same time.Southeast Master Gardeners Association scholarships are given to graduating seniors interested...
SE Master Gardeners calling for gardens

The Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Association is looking for gardens to feature at this year' provide education, inspiration and enjoyment for aspiring gardeners, landscapers, or for those who simply appreciate a beautifully...
Southeast Gardeners' Conference and tours

JUNEAU - Juneau Master Gardeners invites garden enthusiasts to a program of informative presentations, workshops, demonstrations and garden tours to help grow...
Sitka foods network seeks lead gardener

SITKA - The Sitka Local Foods Network is looking for a lead gardener for the St. Peter's Fellowship Farm community garden this spring and summer. The recipient of the contract will help manage...
Regional News
Bowhay teaches gardeners about planting in containers

Attendees of the Southeast Master Gardeners' special montly program on April 11 browsed among more than...and hanging baskets at Glacier Gardens greenhouse. Master Gardener Cindy Bowhay presented "Growing Plants in Containers." Sources...
Enrollment for Master Gardener course now open, starts Monday

...Extension, Juneau District is now enrolling for its 2009 Master Gardener course. This 40-hour course, to be held Mondays, Wednesdays...March 16 at the Bill Ray Center, 1108 F St., will teach gardeners specific skills to design, plant and maintain successful...
Dirt Girl: Killing is gardening

...recently reminded of something master gardener Ed Buyarski said at a workshop: "If you're not killing things, you're not a gardener." I'm here to tell you, my friend...vegetables right now, you are not a gardener. As hard as it is to thin those carrot...


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