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June 3, 2015
Alexandria Area High School 10th graders (from left) Hunter Schoenrock, Zach Tvrdik, Cole Wiirre, Conner Hammerback and Noah Berglin plant flowers as part of their landscape design class. The class partnered with the school’s Youth Energy Summit team to establish the garden area, which will attract pollinators like bees and butterflies. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
Planting for pollinators
June 3, 2015 - 11:23am
June 22, 2012
Last year's Tour of Gardens provided a variety of landscaping ideas. (Echo Press file photo)
Take a tour of area gardens, July 8
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2011
The University of Minnesota Master Gardeners of Douglas County officers for 2011 include (left to right) Lewis Struthers, vice president; Stephanie Rutten-Ramos, president; John Rolf, treasurer; and Judy Clayton, secretary. Members of the volunteer organization are gearing up for another busy year of offering many educational projects. In an effort to help more people, an existing phone feature was made available to master gardeners to enable them to call and check questions from the public. The feature ...
Master Gardeners names 2011 officers
March 16, 2011 - 12:00am
February 2, 2011
Training offered for Master Gardeners
February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
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
July 28, 2010
Garden bus trip with master gardeners
July 28, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Tour of Gardens
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 19, 2010
Contributed photo
Gardeners ranging in experience from novice to expert teamed up to build raised garden beds at Woodland Elementary School recently. The effort involved master gardeners, Target volunteers, the local United Way and elementary students.
United Way, Target and master gardeners team up for day of action
May 19, 2010 - 12:00am