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March 14, 2016
Elsie Kashmark arranges items in the dairy section she’s added to her store, Peaceful Thympes in Atwater, which she opened in 2005. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)play button
Atwater greenhouse grows
March 14, 2016 - 11:48pm
March 3, 2014
Arvind Auluck-Wilson, left, and Tracy Tebben look over plants in the New London-Spicer High School greenhouse. Auluck-Wilson believes the greenhouse could serve as a model for entrepreneurs to copy in the county. Tebben sees it as a classroom offering a wide range of hands-on opportunities for students. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
NLS’ passive solar greenhouse could have impact on entire county
March 3, 2014 - 11:12pm
October 25, 2013
Savanna Nelson staples insulation to the ceiling of the solar greenhouse with help from Morgan Ervin. Lac qui Parle Valley students in Wes Anderson’s agricultural classes are helping construct the greenhouse. Tribune photo by Tom Chervenyplay button
LqP Valley greenhouse going up, with help from near, far (with video)
October 25, 2013 - 11:19pm
March 24, 2012
Willmar High School senior Aaron Privette, 18, puts some greens on his hamburger Monday during lunch in the school cafeteria. The greens came from the Willmar Community Greenhouse located at the MinnWest Technology Campus. Operated by the school district and staffed partly by volunteer students, the greenhouse is providing fresh vegetables and salad greens for the district's food service program. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Fresh salad greens even in winter for Willmar, Minn., students (video)
March 24, 2012 - 7:00am
March 23, 2012
Fresh salad greens being grown at the Willmar Community Greenhouse located on the MinnWest Campus are now being served to students at the Willmar High School.
Willmar Community Greenhouse Produces Greens For School
March 23, 2012 - 3:13pm
July 20, 2010
Derek Leuze, 7, of Willmar waters the garden Monday at the Willmar Community Greenhouse on theMinnWest Technology Campus as Ryan Salzer, 7, of Willmar follows behind waiting for his turn with the water can. The two young gardeners are from the Stay n' Play Daycare Center on the campus. They were helping with Ashley Thorpe's 4-H project at the greenhouse. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Waiting for his turn
July 20, 2010 - 12:00am
April 27, 2010
Student-run greenhouse open for another season
April 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2009
Commentary: Amendments to climate change bill were necessary
July 21, 2009 - 12:00am
Commentary: Amendments to climate change bill were necessary
July 21, 2009 - 12:00am
July 4, 2009
Chuck Waibel did his homework, researching the literature before coming up with a design for a low cost greenhouse from which to produce greens and other vegetables as a community supported agriculture venture. Last year's heating bill was under $75. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Garden Goddess Enterprises a growing success
July 4, 2009 - 12:34am
May 7, 2009
Colter White, a member of the Youth Energy Summit team, tends to cabbage Tuesday in the greenhouse on the Minnesota West Technology campus. Many of the vegetables grown in the greenhouse now will be transplanted to a tilled garden outside and raised for sale at Becker Market. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Willmar YES students to host webcast telethon for greenhouse project
May 7, 2009 - 12:00am
March 20, 2009
Ag instructor Darrel Refsland and his FFA students at Renville County West have moved the 212 Garden Center to a location in Renville near Java Junction and are now getting it ready for an April 20 opening. Students Eric Mertens, from left, Kelly Degree and Cory Eischens brave the mud Thursday to work on the project. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
It's a muddy job, sure sign of spring
March 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 23, 2009
Alicia Allred, from left, David Frey and Aaron Larson check out the winter produce Sunday at the Willmar Community Greenhouse on the MinnWest Technology Campus during an open house. Allred and Larson are Willmar High School students involved with the Willmar Public School Youth Energy Summit Team. Frey is a volunteer for the project who contributed a mylar infra red barrier used in potato chip bags that lines part of the wall in the greenhouse. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Checking progress
February 23, 2009 - 12:00am
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