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Blueberries: Tips for growing quality bushes

May 11th, 2011 | By
Blueberries: Tips for growing quality bushes

by Chris Elder Growing blueberries in our area is as regular as the rain. Northwest counties grow acres and acres of this popular berry, with Whatcom County leading the way. Washington state ranks sixth in the nation for production, while North America grows roughly 90 percent of the world’s blueberries with over 50 percent going
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The 2011 season: A look at local farmers markets

May 3rd, 2011 | By
The 2011 season: A look at local farmers markets

Find local farmers, artisans, producers and more at your local farmers market, a one-stop shopping place for locally grown and made goods. From their farms and studios to your family’s table, experience the wealth of Northwest bounty, so close to home. Some markets have been established for years, while others are fairly new or just
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Local Travels: Whatcom’s South Fork Valley

Jul 13th, 2010 | By
Local Travels: Whatcom’s South Fork Valley

  by Mike Conway I like two-lane highways. In the exception of when I need to get somewhere very fast, when it comes to road trips in the Northwest, I always travel via two lane highways. I feel like I get to actually see some of the communities I am passing through, rather than bypass
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