Monthly Archives: December 2016

Planting bare root trees for figs this summer, Jan. 8, 2015

By Heather Hacking, Chico Enterprise-Record 01/08/15 My family was in Disneyland last week when the wild and wicked storm hit the Chico area. I planned not to check work email or the E-R website while on vacation. However, the “breaking … Continue reading

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Better late than never for planting daffodils, Dec. 4, 2014

Author: Heather Hacking My life is so full that sometimes I get behind schedule. “Busy” sounds so much better than “procrastinator,” or worse yet, “lazy.” Sometimes being late means being wrongly accused of not caring. I do care. I just … Continue reading

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Sow There! – Time for eggplant to be on its way out, Oct. 14, 2016

October 14, 2016 “It’s over. I’m finally breaking up with you summer garden 2016. This is it! I mean it this time …” This was the Facebook post from my friend Kerry. She included pictures of cardboard boxes filled with … Continue reading

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Sow There! Life as it will be for a while 12-8-16

The feline unit and the wild mushroom bouquet. Heather Hacking – Enterprise-Record By Heather Hacking, Chico Enterprise-Record Simple wild mushroom bouquet with simple rock.Heather Hacking – Enterprise-Record Why do people use flowers on special occasions? I’m thinking it makes sense … Continue reading

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Sow There! Making the best of the ‘bitter cold’ holiday season 12-1-16

Winter-blooming daphne is a most appropriate holiday gift. Heather Hacking — Enterprise-Record POSTED: 12/01/16, 9:16 PM PST | UPDATED: 1 WEEK, 3 DAYS AGO 0 COMMENTS Recently I was chatting with a friend about how it had suddenly turned very … Continue reading

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