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May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - Potatoes

Season and Location

✿ A warm season crop, potatoes grow best in sun; however, they can tolerate some shade.

✿ Potatoes grow well at high elevations.

Container Gardening

May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Paper Pots - What You'll Need

✿ Paper: torn newspaper or any colorfree paper such as 3 or more sheets of 8.5 x 11 printer paper

✿ Bucket or bowl

✿ Water

✿ Mold: cup, coffee mug, bowl or other container at least 2 inches deep

✿ Soil

May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - How to Make Paper Pots

1. Place the paper in a bowl and add enough water to cover the paper (warm water is best and you can always add more water). Newspaper should break down quickly, but let other types of paper sit in the water 1 to 2 hours or more.

May 15
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - Cilantro Lime Tuna Wrap

This is the perfect fresh recipe to break up the boredom!  The ingredients although simple, do not disappoint when it comes to flavors.  What's more there is no cook time with this recipe, just mix it all together in a bowl and spoon onto a few tortillas and you are done!  

May 10
2021
  By Savannah

How to Grow - Microgreens

1 Microgreens are mini versions of full-grown plants – grow them in small spaces and harvest and eat them while they are still small.

2 Pre-soak large seeds (such as sunflower, peas) overnight for quick, even sprouting.