Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

July, 2011
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Chef Series at Chicago Botanic Garden
Love to cook? Don't miss the chef series at Chicago Botanic Garden's Regenstein Vegetable Garden. The series features local chefs demonstrating their skills with garden-fresh vegetables in the open amphitheater. The cooking takes place every Saturday and Sunday at 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. August 6 and 7 will feature the Barilla Italian Cooking Weekend. For more information, go to

Web Finds

Yard and Garden News
University of Minnesota Yard and Garden News is an up-to-date site with a calendar of what's happening weekly in the garden and insightful articles on topics of current importance. The writing is good, the information is accurate, and you can subscribe so that it's sent to your email address weekly. You can search the archives for information on all manner of topics pertinent to the yard and garden.


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