Growing Potatoes

Growing Potatoes by Jane Sommers, OSU Marion County Master Gardener I first grew potatoes about 20 years ago by mistake. One day I pulled a big healthy weed out of my kitchen compost pile and – lo and behold – about 5 lbs. of potatoes were stuck to the bottom of it....

How to Grow Potatoes in a Feed Sack

How to Grow Potatoes in a Feed Sack by Jane Sommers, OSU Marion County Master Gardener Why would you want to grow potatoes in a feed sack, you ask? Maybe you don’t have a lot of space. Maybe you like gardening in containers. Maybe you have a bunch of feed sacks...

Landscaping with Natives

Landscaping with Natives Recap of MCMGA March Speaker Eileen Stark By Carol DeCoursey Marion County Master Gardeners turned out in force at the Salem Public Library on March 27 to hear renowned landscaper designer Eileen Stark’s talk about restoring the...