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NATURE RAMBLINGS: A bird’s-eye view of weeds

Sally Roth sroth@northfortynews.com Right outside the window where I sit to work every morning is a super-duper birdfeeder. No, it’s not a hundred-dollar sweet wooden gazebo model. Not even a $10 tube feeder. It cost […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Celebrating sunflowers

by Sally Roth Hard to miss the cheerful sunflowers that bloom throughout NOCO, along roadsides, at the edges of farm fields, and in empty lots! These shorter, smaller-flowered sunflowers are our native species—prairie sunflower (Helianthus […]