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Regional Plant-Related Event

Flavors of Northwest Iowa presents: Enjoy a delicious dinner at Tucker Hill Vineyardsin Hinton, IA. The meal will include farm fresh, local ingredients, with an opportunity to learn more about the producers who grew each product, a tour of the vineyards, and a wine tasting! June 27th, 6 – 8 pm $40 per person, $75 … Continue reading

Regional Plant-Related Event

Siouxland Bike-N-Bite! July 13, 2019  9 am – 1 pm  ·  $15 admission Begins at Sioux City Farmers Market What is it? Bike-N-Bite is a community cycling event that celebrates local food in Siouxland. Connect on two wheels with folks who are excited about fresh, local flavors! Bike around Siouxland biting into free samples of … Continue reading

Perennial Ground Covers for Shade Gardens

Who needs more weeds? One way to dissuade unwanted plants is to plant ground covers instead. Perennial ground covers that are hardy for our region and grow well in the shade of trees can be a challenge to find. This bugleweed ground cover in bloom, later displays low-growing green leaves in a sun to shade … Continue reading

Winners Announced In Annual Flower, Vegetable Show

Best turnout of entries ever, in twelve years of the annual Yankton Flower / Vegetable Show, according to Betts Pulkrabek, one of the show organizers. Town and Country Garden Garden Club sponsored the 2014 July 26th event at the Yankton Community Library. The 179 entries included many new show participants. Participants and about a hundred … Continue reading

Winners Announced In Annual Flower, Vegetable Show

“Funky Fruits and Vegetables” was a category in the 2014 Yankton Town & Country Garden Club Flower / Vegetable Show. Among the entries are a Loch Ness Gourd from Karen Kostel-Rassmussen, a bad hair day watermelon from Linda Roberts, and some vegetable critters from Donna Anstine. See more flower and vegetable show results here and … Continue reading