Feb. 15 – Pruning basics with NatureScaping
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has gone digital and taken its processes for applying and paying for outdoor burning permits online.
Growing grapes in your backyard is easier than you think. According to Clark County Master Gardener John Moore, the Pacific Northwest is great territory for growing both table and wine grapes on your property.
Blueberry pruning workshop Saturday, Jan. 25, and Saturday, Feb. 8
The vegetable garden has been put to bed, the last of the leaves raked and you’ve planted a few new spring bulbs. You think all your garden tasks have been completed, and it’s time to head inside and pour yourself a cup of tea. But before you tuck away your garden gloves and pruners, conside…
For many homeowners, the arrival of fall and winter marks an end to time spent lounging and dining al fresco on the patio. But cold air does not necessarily mean patio furniture must be packed up until flowers bloom anew in spring.
Get together with Master Gardeners at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, for an informative presentation on Tomato Season at The Gathering Place, 2500 NE 78th St., Vancouver.
Decorations help make the holiday season a magical time of year. Stores are awash in color and twinkling lights, and similar imagery is on display in private homes.
As cold weather arrives in North County, the ground begins to freeze, a seasonal turn that can cause damage to plants. Gardeners can take many steps to preserve their rose bushes and other perennials while preparing vegetable gardens for the spring.
Bill and Susan Yaddof were among the first class of fifth-graders to visit Cispus Outdoor School 50 years ago. From being high school counselors to becoming adult volunteers, there is rarely a year at Cispus that goes by without a Yaddof at the camp.
This fall, residents of Clark County can dispose of up to 5 cubic yards of leaves for free with coupons provided by Clark County Public Works and the City of Vancouver. Coupons can be downloaded from the Green Neighbors website — clarkgreenneighbors.org/en/green-blog/free-leaf-disposal — and…