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February 22, 2017
It's fruit tree pruning time
February 22, 2017 - 9:00am
January 6, 2016
Brandon garden expert to lead class
January 6, 2016 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Warmer weather welcomes farmers market season
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2010
Apple season arrives early
August 29, 2010 - 11:07am
July 30, 2010
Echo Press photo by Heather Huwe
A group of Compass children observed the growth of the community garden with Douglas County master gardener Diane Henry.
A bumper crop of goodness
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Echo Press photo by Marit Aaseng
Local growers display their harvest, ready to be purchased at the Alexandria Farmers Market. As of June 22 the market's summer hours expanded to include Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to noon and Thursdays from 3 to 6 p.m., as well as the regular hours of 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays.
From apples to zucchini, farmers market offers it fresh
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am