The Native Plant Master Program (NPM)
Gardens & Landscapes

Gaia Grows: Sustainable Seedling Trees

Kathleen Miller Few conservation efforts provide the extensive and enduring benefits of planting seedling trees. Seedling tress help: reforest burned areas, enhance wildlife habitat, reduce soil erosion, protect water supplies and serve as living fences […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Young Gulch Trail Open; Grand Reopening Scheduled

Reghan Cloudman Public Affairs Specialist Forest Service Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland p: 970-295-6770 reghan.cloudman@usda.gov After more than seven years, the Young Gulch Trail, located on the Canyon Lakes Ranger District […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Neighborhood Comes Together to Improve Local Park

By Jami McMannes, Senior Coordinator of Marketing, City of Fort Collins Parks and Recreation, 970.221.6358, jmcmannes@fcgov.com Eastside Park is getting an improvement thanks to the combined efforts of the neighboring community, First United Methodist Church, and […]

Secrets to sustainable bee keeping
Gardens & Landscapes

Secrets of Sustainable Beekeeping 

  Kathleen Miller Gaia’s Farm and Gardens Sustainable living, gardening, and farming is based on an understanding of ecosystems, the study of relationships between organisms and their environment.  It has been defined as an integrated […]

Columns

Preparing for the Frost

Preparing for the Frost By Jesse Eastman Owner and General Manager of Fort Collins Nursery   With the first hard freeze of autumn early here, it’s time to double-check and make sure your yard is […]