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Dean and Briana Visser own the Benville Equestrian Center near Pequot Lakes and are the 2022 Crow Wing County Farm Family of the Year. Benvelle Equestrian Center provides boarding opportunities for horses as well as education for both horse and rider.
People are once again venturing out and planting gardens, so what should Brainerd lakes area residents be planting that will grow locally, when should they be planting, what tips are there for beginners and for those with mobility problems or small spaces, how can they also garden?
Register for this free Zoom webinar by calling the library at 218-829-5574 or registering online https://tinyurl.com/CWCherbs.
Community members work on diverse project teams that research, design and plan local sustainability projects with University students, faculty and staff.
When the pandemic really hit the area in Spring 2020, there was a “demand shock” as people bought extra products and bought different products based on what funds they had available. Both changed the demand and disrupted the supply chain.
The drought that Minnesota experienced earlier in the year can negatively affect pumpkin growth and pumpkin harvests.

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University of Minnesota Extension specialists spent the day on July 8 demonstrating trials at its plot in Rochester.
There will be an opportunity to talk with a farmer living with solar energy at his farm, solar energy experts, energy bill readings and a free lunch.
The new addition at Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen in Brainerd will serve as a hub for various food shelves in Crow Wing County.

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