Monthly Archives: January 2020

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Article of gardening interest: Cancel Earthworms by Julia Rosen in the Atlantic, January 23, 2020. The “crazy worms” remaking forests aren’t your friendly neighborhood garden worms. Then again, those aren’t so great either. Events for your calendar: January 29, 6-7 … Continue reading

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Bedrock Gardens

Volunteer opportunities… Becoming a master gardener is a huge achievement and all of us at Bedrock Gardens would be thrilled to have you help us make 2020 an incredible year! We have several standing roles that require the skills of … Continue reading

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Let’s talk gardening

Rolling Green Nursery, 64 Breakfast Hill Road, Greenland, NH, is excited to announce the next class in their free Garden School Series. Houseplants 101 will be on Saturday, January 25, 10:30 am – noon. Their greenhouse team member, Heidi C., … Continue reading

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Winter Gardening

Reprinted from the Durham NH Agricultural Commission’s Food Friendly Yards Winter Email Gardening Course Session 2    Site Selection and Planning   The first principle of Permaculture garden design is Observe and Interact.  By taking the time to engage with nature we can design … Continue reading

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Seeds and Seed Catalog Jargon

Looking at seed catalogs? Our Maryland Extension friends have some good tips. Maryland Grows Seed catalogs arrive this time of year with appealing photos of vegetable crops that buoy our hopes for a bountiful garden. The sheer number of vegetable, … Continue reading

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Winter Gardening

Reprinted from the Durham NH Agricultural Commission’s Food Friendly Yards Winter email course Welcome to Session One, Establishing a Vision, of the Durham Agricultural Commission’s Food Friendly Yards Winter email course.  This first installment aims to inspire your imagination for … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Photo Credit:  Walter Keane

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Book Club

From Ruth Smith, NH MG Coordinator’s, December Newsletter Master Gardener Book Club – Plans are coming together to launch the new Book Club. Here’s how it will work. Local groups will form and choose a title from an approved list … Continue reading

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