It’s springtime in Alaska, which means it’s time to get your garden ready for the summer growing season. Gardening in Alaska can be tough with its varying climates, short growing season and pesky wildlife, but there are organizations to help gardeners be successful.
Here are some resources for gardeners in Alaska:
• Alaska Master Gardeners – Take classes and programs from Master Gardeners for insider tips and tricks on northern gardening.
• UAF Cooperative Extension Service – Sharing information with Alaskans, Extension offers information on how to garden in Alaska, as well as recommendations about what grows well in each region of the state.
– Stephanie Plieness, The Alaska 100