University of Alaska dedicates herb book to Fairbanks expert

...dedicating it was as easy as sprinkling chives on a baked potato."An Alaska Herb Garden" honors Barbara Fay, a self-taught gardener whose experiments with herb varieties in the harsh Interior Alaska climate over 40 years were an inspiration for the book...
New guide to Alaska herbs published

...dedicated to Barbara Fay, a longtime gardener who taught community herb classes in...research at the garden and enlisted other gardeners to join her and tend the herb beds...said the guide will be a great asset to gardeners and others interested in growing and...
2014 Juneau Master Gardener Course from the Cooperative Extension Service now open for the 2014 Juneau Master Gardener Course. Classes start Feb. 12 and continue...p.m. This 40-hour course teaches gardeners specific skills to design, plant and...registrants thanks to the Southeast Master Gardener Association. Students are expected to...
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...
Resolved to start gardening in 2015? Finally, lay it out."Novice gardeners often start too big, and soon realize...of 'the easy eight' that beginning gardeners might want to start with: radishes, peas...varieties grown each year can aid the gardener with plant selection," Campbell said...
What's in Bloom: Volunteers!

...are blooming and thriving, due in great measure, to the conscientious efforts of the Jensen-Olson Arboretum's seasonal gardeners. Will Clausen (Clausonii procerus) and Chelsie Harris (Argillia kenaiensis) have successfully cultivated, weeded, planted...
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...
Registration now open for Master Gardener training in Fairbanks

...Registration is now underway for master gardener training classes. Classes begins Feb...receive 40 hours of instruction. Master gardeners are required to give 40 hours of volunteer...Sustainable Gardening: The Alaska Master Gardener Manual." The class is limited to 25...
Sitka Local Foods Network seeks lead gardener for farm

...Sitka Local Foods Network is looking to contract with a lead gardener for the St. Peter's Fellowship Farm community garden this...the information). If you are interested in being the lead gardener, please submit a resume with two local gardening references...


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