Archive for the ‘Pacific North Coast’ Category
[UPDATE on Eureka council set to consider medical marijuana ordinance – Tuesday, July 20, 2010]
Interesting article in the Atlantic by Senior Editor Joshua Greene. He writes about how putting something on the ballot that actually means something to a certain segment of society moves that group, in this case younger people, under 35, to participate — vote.
Are there benefits for the Democrats, Republicans or or does any of this just plain help the people to have a say?
Improve your soil by raking less
by Terry Ettinger
If you dread the annual fall leaf-raking marathon, we have good news for you: Raking and collecting leaves every autumn is a tradition without scientific basis. Read More…
This article came along just at the right time. I was planning on using the grass-catcher to pick up all those leave the neighbor’s tree deposits all over my lawn the next time I mowed, but now I’m just going to mulch. GREAT!
Might as well put a plug in for the Fine Gardening website. It’s been a great source of “how to” information for me.
Some time-saving tactics can make your garden easier to care for
by Sydney Eddison
This is a great article for older gardeners — lots of help and great ideas here.