Yes, there are some pests in the Pacific Northwest that
make fruit-growing a bit more challenging, but creative fruit growers
have come up with innovative ways to help reduce pest attacks.
After a long workday, it is important to me to spend time with my
animals in the evenings and weekends. So I’m taking a lesson from a few Seattle residents who have
found ways to include their pets in everyday activities.
The University District Partnership monthly Clean-Up Days have
drawn volunteers to help pick up trash, clean stickers off of signs and
make the entire University District from Interstate 5 to the campus
Get planting early this year by scouting out local nurseries and
early plant sales. Perusing their displays weekly in the spring can
provide ideas for what’s in bloom to plant immediately in your garden.