Pacific Northwest

March, 2012
Regional Report

Web Finds

Farmers' Market Directory
Looking for locally grown produce and fresh-cut flowers? Farmers' markets will be well-stocked by next month. To find local growers, visit Local Harvest, enter your city or zip code, and the site will provide a list of local organic farms, CSAs and farmers' markets. It's a great way to support neighborhood farms -- and get the freshest produce around!

Books

The Pruning Book
Pruning sounds simple enough, but it can confound even the most competent gardeners. This updated edition by Lee Reich (Taunton Press, 2010) explains the do's and dont's of cutting back everything from houseplants to exotics. You'll learn how to make the right cut every time. There are more than 250 photographs and 135 drawings to illustrate the techniques. Reich holds a doctorate in horticulture and has done extensive research on the subject, enabling him to make pruning easily understood by all.

GardeningwithKids.org Catalog

Special Report - Garden to Table

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