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May 25, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Fielding Questions: Identifying flowers, rose pruning and weed control while on vacation
May 25, 2019 - 1:00pm
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Growing Together: How to select the best apple tree
May 25, 2019 - 7:50am
Ask a Master Gardener: Killing grass without hurting trees
May 25, 2019 - 4:00am
May 18, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Fielding Questions: Overwintered dipladenia, bleeding birch, covering grass seed and more
May 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
Serviceberry is among trees and shrubs that tolerate partial shade, according to University of Minnesota Extension. Credit: extension.umn.edu
Ask a Master Gardener: Serviceberry tolerates partial shade
May 18, 2019 - 4:00am
May 17, 2019
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Mama if that's movin' up, then I'm movin' out: 5 things to do before shipping out of your apartment
May 17, 2019 - 11:00am
May 12, 2019
Emily Lothert tends to baby Max Lothert Tuesday, May 7, in the living room of her northeast Brainerd home. Lothert and husband Reed have renovated every room in their home and are in the process of fixing up the basement. Chelsey Perkins / Forum News Service
Paint, wood and motherhood: Central Minnesota woman shares farmhouse home renovation with growing Instagram audience
May 12, 2019 - 7:42am
May 11, 2019
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Fielding Questions: Is rhubarb safe to eat after a frost, can I still prune a hydrangea this spring and pinching petunias
May 11, 2019 - 1:00pm
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Growing Together: Test your green thumb IQ with today's gardening quiz
May 11, 2019 - 7:00am
Yard waste should not be discarded in the woods. Getty Images
Ask a Master Gardener: Yard waste can harm forests
May 11, 2019 - 5:00am
May 4, 2019
A reader wonders if this plant might be purple loosestrife or lythrum, a noxious plant, but Don Kinzler believes this is instead a member of the mint family. Special to The Forum
Fielding Questions: Identifying a non-noxious plant, sod vs. seed and fertilizing tips
May 4, 2019 - 12:30pm
Don Kinzler, Growing Together and Fielding Questions columnist. The Forum
Growing Together: Hot new trees and shrubs, courtesy of NDSU's breeding program
May 4, 2019 - 7:30am
April 28, 2019
Air fryers and the Instant Pot are popular appliances in people's kitchens. Their appeal seems to arise from their versatility and claims of saving time in preparing meals. Chelsey Perkins / Forum News Service
Tech Savvy: Instant Pot, air fryers are hot ticket items for retailers
April 28, 2019 - 9:00am
April 27, 2019
Don Kinzler
Fielding Questions: An Easter lily rebloom, taking on plum disease and making sure rhubarb is safe to eat
April 27, 2019 - 12:01pm
Bare spots can be repaired with products containing mulch and seed, or spread seed and cover lightly with dried grass or straw. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Growing Together: How to repair a thin lawn
April 27, 2019 - 10:25am