Today Lance spoke about his planting schedule for the coming week :
Onions (by seed): He likes Yellow Spanish, Newberger and Red Man onions - all good storage onions
Seed potatoes - planting potatoes for seed next year. grows them like regular potatoes but picks the medium size taters for seed - choosing those that are the furthest and deepest from the stalk. He also recommends not washing or cleaning the seed potatoes to prevent any kind of damage to skin = store in the state that they come out of the ground with.
It's time for another "Attack on Rights" report from KVNF's youth reporter, Matthew Kane. This time Matthew expresses his concerns about the US Drone program...
Matthew Kane is attending the Launch program in Cedaredge where the students can choose a particular area of study in the community. He's working with KVNF's program director, Ali Lightfoot to produce these reports.
On thealmanac.org last week, Marilyn Stone noted that she hasn’t heard the chorus of leopard frogs she usually hears by this time of year, and wondered about the effect of a nearby wetlands that dried up last fall. KVNF’s Marty Durlin has some answers from a scientist who studies leopard frogs.