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:
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.
- Sen. Dan Sullivan said he is trying to make Congress aware of more than 30 villages that still don't have running water or sewers.