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Have you ever considered growing sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas)? Or have you always heard that they can’t be grown in Vermont, so have never planted any in your garden? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | Gardening workshops are coming to Rutland’s southwest community garden this growing season. Read more

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FERRISBURGH | If you want an abundant fall vegetable garden, you should start planning now. Nope, you didn’t read that wrong. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Members of the Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) and the TMSP Promotions Committee have announced that the 2019 Street Art Project is “Adirondack Gardens,” featuring a wooden garden planter and a wooden garden bench. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Even though frost at this time of the year remains a distinct possibility, thoughts are turning to garden produce, and when the gardens begin producing, Adirondack farmers markets can’t be far behind. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | History has a reputation for being static, a one-dimensional chain of events frozen in time. This narrow view is frequently projected onto museums by people who assume they are dry and dusty places. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Representatives of the Mooers Free Library are seeking funding for a proposed park and community garden. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Runnings, a Midwest farm, outdoor and home goods chain, will be opening up shop in Plattsburgh this fall. Read more

The Sun

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When the wait for spring gets you down, would the scent of lemon blossoms lift your mood? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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WARRENSBURG | In a project to explore aspects of natural science while promoting health, a group of about 16 sixth-grade students at Warrensburg Elementary School have been building greenhouses on wheels to raise vegetables year-round. Read more

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MORIAH | The Essex County Board of Supervisors adopted resolutions of appreciation Dec. 4 recognizing wellness committees at Elizabethtown-Lewis, Moriah and Ticonderoga Central Schools for dedication to the health of students and staff. Read more

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CHESTER | The Town of Chester has been ramping up its campaign to boost the ambiance of the town, and it is now seeking sponsors for further beautification efforts. Read more

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MORIAH | The leaves are changing, temperatures are chilling and pretty soon the snow will be flying, so greenhouse owners are — planting seeds? Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | An exceptional allegiance claimed a space for common beauty here. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Gabe Palisano arrived in Schroon Lake just before July 4 intent on spending some time before hopefully being accepted to grad school in New York City. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | ”Big Fish” by Martin McGowan of Newark, Vt., and “Anyman: The Head” by John Matusz of Waitsfield now bloom in the flower gardens adjacent to the Henry Sheldon Museum in downtown Middlebury. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | Outside the Rouses Point Elementary School, a pine tree stands tall, its rough grayish-brown trunk surrounded by hundreds of smooth rocks, painted with bright colors and hundreds of different designs. Read more

The Sun

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HAGUE | “Gardening for Climate Change” will be the subject of the next Carillon Garden Club program on Thursday, May 17 at 11 a.m. at the Hague Community Center on Route 8 in Hague. Read more

The Sun

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WARRENSBURG | Before investing a lot of time putting in a garden full of your favorite fruits and vegetables, home gardeners should check with the Cornell Cooperative Extension to see what grows best in the Adirondacks. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Community Garden at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga is seeking new gardeners. Read more

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