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Ramsey Vegetable Gardens

on Jun 1st 2009

Do you have your garden planted? There are many different ways to grow vegetables, but here are three local backyard gardens with some various ideas in place. Check back here over the summer to watch how they grow. Jeff’s Garden Jeff has a 50′ by 80′ garden with a 5′ high deer fence surrounding it. […]

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Here’s a fun Gardening Rhyme

on Jun 1st 2009

Heart Beet Do you carrot at all for me? My heart beets for you,With your turnip noseAnd your radish face.You are a peach.If we cantaloupe,Lettuce marry.Weed make a swell pear. A Rocket in My Pocket: Rhymes and Chants of Young Americans

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Late winter turns our thoughts to gardening

on Mar 3rd 2009

Oh, for a sun-ripened tomato instead of those plastic thing-ums we find at the grocer. What would we give for a juicy sweet thin-skinned cucumber instead of the hard-seeded thick waxy things they call cucumbers? How about cracking open a peapod and counting the peas to find TEN in one pod? If you are scanning […]

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