Featured Home & Garden News

  • Greenhouse grows into design

    John Scarffe, Nederland.  The Town of Nederland has received a grant for a new greenhouse and plans ...
  • Community Gardens

    Irene Shonle CSU Extension, Gilpin County.  March brings the official start of spring, and with it, ...
  • Your furnace deserves a hot date

    Hilliary Mites, HVACR Tech, Boulder.  It is the middle of winter, and if you’re the proud owner of ...
  • Ned Victory Gardens

    Serene Karplus, Nederland.  Mountain residents recall a brief interruption to our food supply when ...
  • Starting seeds

    Irene Shonle, CSU Extension. Gilpin County.  As the light starts to come back at this time of year, ...
  • Planting bulbs for indoor bloom

    Irene Shonle, Gilpin County.  Although it’s probably too late to plant bulbs outside for spring bloom ...
  • Naturally Speaking : Staying Connected

    Dave Hallock, Eldora.  The concept of maintaining “habitat connectivity” has received recent attention. ...
  • Future depends on growing food

       Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  During World War II, Victory Gardens were created by residents in the ...
  • Ready, set, plant

    Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak. At last. The official mountain garden season begins, the first week of ...

Latest Home & Garden News

Greenhouse grows into design

John Scarffe, Nederland.  The Town of Nederland has received a grant for a new greenhouse and plans for the new facility are advancing, the Nederland Board of Trustees learned during ...

Community Gardens

Irene Shonle CSU Extension, Gilpin County.  March brings the official start of spring, and with it, the rising desire for many people to get out and plant something. Some people plant ...

Your furnace deserves a hot date

Hilliary Mites, HVACR Tech, Boulder.  It is the middle of winter, and if you’re the proud owner of a gas furnace, it may be the time to show some love to your hearth. Here are a ...

High Altitude Growing

Dear Editor,   Ned Victory Gardens is excited to announce the first in a series of workshops on growing food and community resilience in Nederland.  The first workshop, “High ...

Ned Victory Gardens

Serene Karplus, Nederland.  Mountain residents recall a brief interruption to our food supply when roads were destroyed during the 2013 flood. We were fortunate that trucks found ...

Starting seeds

Irene Shonle, CSU Extension. Gilpin County.  As the light starts to come back at this time of year, and the seed catalogs flood your mailbox, many people’s green thumbs start to ...

Planting bulbs for indoor bloom

Irene Shonle, Gilpin County.  Although it’s probably too late to plant bulbs outside for spring bloom up here in the mountains, you can still plant them for indoor bloom. Even better, ...

Naturally Speaking : Staying Connected

Dave Hallock, Eldora.  The concept of maintaining “habitat connectivity” has received recent attention. During this past winter the television series NOVA had a program that focused ...

Future depends on growing food

   Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  During World War II, Victory Gardens were created by residents in the US to add to the food supply during the war caused food shortage, ensuring there ...
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