Master Gardener Ed Buyarski helps decipher those labels that outline the content proportions on fertilizer bags, provides some helpful advice for determining what kind of fertilizer to use in your yard and garden, and tells how to make your own plant food.
Listen to the segment that aired Thursday on Morning Edition:
- Legislators are considering a special audit of the Alaska Mental Health Trust and how the trustees are investing its money.
- Cynthia Franklin, who helped guide Alaska's work in setting up the state's legal marijuana industry, is resigning as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office.
- An online controversy spread to the halls of city government in Anchorage on Tuesday, with accusations flying about fake news, liberal media bias and a militant Islamic training camp in Wasilla that does not exist.
- Former Sen. John Glenn has died at 95. After a career as a Marine pilot, Glenn was chosen as an astronaut. He was the third American in space.