Gardening

They’re Taking A Rain Check…
Our Shelby Citizen Volunteer Corp will NOT be cleaning tonight (Thursday!) Don't worry about a thing...weather permitting, they'll report for duty this next Tuesday evening. Please bring your work gloves, shovels & trowels at 6 o'clock on Tuesday night, the 21st. KS...
Chester Will Bee Sprouting
Tomorrow (Tuesday) is the day for the Annual Chester Garden Club Plant Sale. All the beautiful plants will be available at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Chester ALL day tomorrow from 9 until 5:30.Hats off to the Chester Garden Club. Everyone's invited to come come by, enjoy spring &a…
Chester Business CLOSED
Fitness Xpress over in Chester is closed today (Wednesday.) Don't worry about a thing...the city has to complete work on the sewer main, & Fitness Xpress is WITHOUT water during this project.This is in effect ONLY today!  I'll be keeping you posted & updated on my Puff…
Grow Them INDOORS
The Glacier County Extension Office will be hosting their "Spring Yard & Garden Garden Workshop series tomorrow (Tuesday) night, & why not RSVP today! Tomorrow night's session's entitled "Indoor Herb Garden" will be held over at the extension offi…
Can U Dig It?!
The Glacier County Extension office will be putting on a "Spring & Garden Workshop" series starting tomorrow (Tuesday) night. The series is entitled "Planning a Vegetable Garden," & it's at the extension office over in Cut Bank. Please be sure…
Farming & Poetry
The theme for this year's National Ad Day is, "Agriculture: Food for Life," & those 3 words really say it all. Agriculture is Montana's #1 industry. Montana seems to have it all. I DON'T "think" we have papaya's, & I'm not …
We’re Minding Our P’s & L’s
As Montana Agriculture Appreciation rolls along through March, I'm reminded of our P's & "'s...peas & lentils, & I'm talking DRY edible peas. In fact, Montana's the #1 producer of lentils & dry edible peas in the entire USA! Often tim…
Here Come The Millennial Farmers
We're honoring Agriculture all this month & celebrating Agriculture. There are now some 257,454 millennial farmers in the country! Not only that, but more than 20% of ALL farmers are beginning farmers. More & more, Montana beginning & veteran farmers "network&am…
Korea & Japan Love Us!
We're almost through the month of March, & Montana is rolling along. More & more, I am convinced that our Montana Agriculture is #1 & "TOPS" in so many different facets of agriculture.. For example, both Korea & Japan are the #1 consumer of our …
Not All That Much Fat
Not really much at all. While we're recognizing & celebrating the abundance provided by Montana Agriculture all this month here at KSEN & KZIN, I'll submit that whole milk is only 4.5% fat.  In fact, a Montana diary cow will produce over 100 POUNDS of milk a …
Where’s The Beef?
If you ask me, there's a ton of it (even more) right here in Montana. As we celebrate National Agricultural Day this month with this year's theme, "Agriculture: Food for Life," we're reminded that there's not only 265,000 head of cattle on Montana's Indian …
It’s “The Bees Knees”
No wonder one hears the term "worker bee" so often...it takes our Montana bees 2 MILLION flower visits to produce only 1 pound of honey!  In fact, Montana ranks 2nd in the United States in honey production. How sweet it is. Speaking of sweet, nearly half of the sugar consumed …

Load More Articles