July 2018 Marion Garden Gate Newsletter

Please click the following link to open the Newsletter PDF. Inside This Edition Pg. 1 – Our Amazing Place in the World Pg. 2 – Bug Group News Pg. 3 – MCMGA Board Meeting Minutes Pg. 5 – Annual Budget Approved Pg. 5 – MCMGA Monthly Meetings Pg. 6 – July Workshops Pg. 6...

June 2018 Marion Garden Gate Newsletter

Please click this link to open the Newsletter PDF – June Garden Gate Inside This Edition Pg. 1 – Notes from Neil Pg. 2 – Bug Group News Pg. 3 – MCMGA Board Meeting Minute Pg. 5 – The Future of the Marion Garden Pg. 5 – Plant Sale...

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...