Come celebrate the bounty of Boundary County at the annual fundraising Farm to Table dinner for GROW on Saturday, September 22! The dinner, which is held at Boundary County Fairgrounds, begins with a social hour at 6pm. Two drinks are included with your ticket price. Featured local food will include local organic produce from the GROW … More Third Annual Farm to Table Fundraiser will be held on September 22
Beautiful flower arrangements were provided by Julie Newcomb, Cloud Eleven Mountain Farm, Moyie Springs. We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to all the members of the community who supplied or helped support our 2018 Farm to Table fundraising dinner at the Boundary County Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 22. Thanks to all of you, … More Thanks to all our Farm to Table supporters and suppliers!
The Gardeners for Regional Organic Wellbeing (GROW) group will be creating a children’s plot at the community garden located next to the daycare center on the grounds of Trinity Lutheran Church in Bonners Ferry. This and other topics will be discussed at the May 16 meeting at 5pm at the UI Extension Office, 6447 Kootenai … More GROW planning a children’s garden plot
Please join us as we plan our 2018 activities! We meet at the following times at the UI Extension Meeting Room, 6447 Kootenai St., Bonners Ferry. All are welcome! Feb. 21 Mar. 7 Mar. 21 April 4 April 18 May 2 May 16 June 6 June 20 July 11 (postponed 1 week due to 4th … More 2018 GROW Membership Meeting Schedule
Are you interested in growing your own fresh vegetables in a ready-made organic garden? We have inexpensive plots available at the GROW (Gardeners for Regional Organic Wellbeing) Community Garden located on Buchanan Street, behind Trinity Lutheran Church. We have 4′ by 20′ plots for $20 per year and 10′ by 20′ plots for $45. The … More Garden plots available to rent for 2018
Are you a small farmer, hobbyist, or business owner in BOUNDARY COUNTY? Would you like to be listed in a resource guide featuring our local suppliers? I will be producing both an online and a paper guide to our local small businesses. Please contact me with the following information if you are interested: Yes! I’d … More A Guide to Local Boundary County Producers
Gardeners for Regional Organic Wellbeing, or GROW!, meets this Wednesday, April 5 at 6pm at the UI Extension office in Bonners Ferry, 6447 Kootenai St. We will be discussing the GROW community garden spring activities and fundraising for next year, including another Farm to Table dinner in the fall. If you are interested in helping, or … More Spring garden activities and our spring raffle discussions at April 5 meeting
UI Master Gardener Series, Winter 2017, Bonners Ferry, ID Jan. 17 – March 30, Tuesday and Thursdays, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm This 60-hour course offers instruction from guest lecturers from the University of Idaho and local professionals on topics including: Fruit and vegetable culture, including orchard and small fruit production in Boundary County Lawn and tree … More Master Gardener course starts January 17 in Bonners Ferry
A pickup full of gleaned evergreen clippings, including ponderosa pine, grand fir, douglas fir, Oregon grape leaves, and dried Dusty Miller leaves was transformed into 15 different wreaths in a class held at the UI Extension office in Bonners Ferry on Dec. 1. Attendees learn to fashion wreaths from evergreen prunings using wire forms. Instructions … More Evergreen prunings make beautiful natural wreaths
Our Farm to Table Gourmet Local Feast was a huge success! Read more about it on the blog post.