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Archive for August 2017

Replay of 63: Montana Wildlife Gardener | David Schmetterling | Missoula, MT

David Schmetterling is a wildlife biologist living in Missoula Montana who has created a wildlife garden on a small city lot. Using only native plants David and his wife have created a natural landscape that is home to countless birds, butterflies, and other insects that needs no water or irrigation other then the vegetables they grow in their greenhouse and beds. This amazing interview shares David’s passion and knowledge for growing a place that is an extension of home and lifestyle that is enjoyable and sustainable! Check out his blog at the Montana Wildlife Gardener to learn more about his amazing educational garden and yard. Originally published Jul 20, 2015

Replay of 30. Karen Ackerman | Flowers Galore | Pioneer, OH

Originally published Apr 3, 2015 Karen Ackerman is the owner of Flower’s Galore an organic flower florist in Pioneer, OH. Their mission “is to use the natural resources we have while protecting them and to educate people about quality and vase life of local flowers. You can purchase flowers from anywhere, but only we can guarantee the quality…

2: Lisa Ziegler: Expert Cut Flower Gardener

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Originally published Jan 29, 2015  Lisa Ziegler, a home gardener turned cut-flower grower began growing field-grown cut flowers in 1998 on less than 1 acre in Newport News, Virginia. In 2010 Lisa’s garden grew into a farm, now close to 4 acres. During the growing season, this farm yields over 8000-10,000 stems of flowers each week.…