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In this June 4, 2016 photo, Donna Volpi plants seeds in her garden at the Nunda Township Garden plots in Crystal Lake, Ill. Residents learn to…

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In this June 4, 2016 photo, Mercades Goslawski, 10, helps her grandmother Donna Volpi, with their family's garden at the Nunda Township Garden…

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Victoria Dugar, right and her daughter Alyssa Pishotta plant green beans in their garden at the Nunda Township Garden plots in Crystal Lake, I…

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In this June 4, 2016 photo, Christian Pishotta turns over dirt in his families garden at the Nunda Township Garden plots in Crystal Lake, Ill.…

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  • By CHRIS MORDI The (Crystal Lake) Northwest Herald
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CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Lee Jennings looked through his office window and over the 3 acres of well-mowed grass and forest land outside.

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This Aug. 5, 2013 photo shows artichokes on a beachfront near Clinton, Wash. Globe artichokes have much to contribute in home gardens, from pr…

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This halved artichoke photographed May 17, 2016, in a Langley, Wash., kitchen, shows the leaf scales, and when steamed or boiled can be dipped…

  • By DEAN FOSDICK
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Globe artichokes have much to contribute to home gardens, from providing thin layers of leathery leaves for delectable dining to serving as flowery backdrops in border settings. Pollinators like their purple, thistle-like blooms, too.

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  • BY DONALD BRADLEY The Kansas City Star
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hardly a day goes by that somebody doesn't yell over at the bunch working on what used to be a vacant lot in Kansas City.

BRASELTON, Ga. (AP) — State officials say the online retailer Amazon will open a distribution center in northeast Georgia, creating more than 500 full-time jobs in the Braselton area.

This undated photo taken in New Paltz, N.Y., shows blue delphinium spires, in background, nestled in amongst blue bachelor buttons, and even a…

  • By LEE REICH

My delphiniums are now in all their stately glory, the 5-foot, blue spires reaching for the sky as they guard the gate to my vegetable garden.

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Whether you grow them yourself or pick them up at the farmer's market, make use of your fresh tomatoes with these recipes.

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — The animated comedy "Minions" is getting a special screening at a suburban Detroit cemetery.

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This undated photo shows a Black Widow spider taken in a shed near New Market, Va. Spiders are one of the gardeners best tools for biological …

  • DEAN FOSDICK Associated Press, deanfosdick@netscape.net

They also are one of the few pest predators that don't eat plants.

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This spider photographed on Sept. 11, 2015, while spinning a web in a Langley, Wash., yard, is one of the gardeners best tools for biological …

  • By CURT ANDERSON

MIAMI (AP) — For 17 years, a South Florida couple grew vegetables in a front-yard garden until a new town ordinance was passed limiting such gardens to backyards.

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This undated photo shows a young tree that has been staked for support in New Paltz, N.Y. The stake allows for some movement, which helps root…

  • By LEE REICH

To stake or not to stake?