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Good Reading About Your Region
Best Tomatoes for North Central and Rockies Region, January 2010
High and Dry Oregon Gardening, December 2001
Homesteading in Northern Minnesota, July 1973
Homesteading in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, January 1983
Wild Horse Plains, Montana, November 1988
Great Places You’ve Never Heard Of:
Traverse City, Michigan, August 2008
Moscow, Idaho, August 2008
Viroqua, Wisconsin, August 2008
Northfield, Minnesota, August 2006
St. George, Utah, August 2006
Paonia, Colorado, August 2007
Lanesboro, Minnesota, August 2009
Bonners Ferry, Idaho, August 2009
LaGrande, Oregon, August 2006
Regional Gardening Resources
Minnesota Gardening Resources, University of Minnesota
Organic Farming in North Dakota, North Dakota State University
Preparing Garden Soil, Utah State University
Gardening in Eastern Washington, Spokane Master Gardeners
Gardening in Central and Eastern Oregon, Oregon State University
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