In the Garden: Berry Preps

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s summertime, and now’s the time you’re enjoying your raspberries, your blackberries, but it’s also time to start thinking about next year’s crop. You need to get your gloves and your pruners out because raspberries and blackberries actually grow by suckers. So if you don’t prune them, they’re just going to take … Continue reading »

Cyclists Ride for Sweet Treat

EUGENE, Ore. — A sunny Sunday and miles and miles of cycling.¬†That was the case for hundreds Sunday at the annual Blackberry Bramble. The event is hosted by GEARS a local biking advocacy group.¬†Cyclists were out early, some of them setting out for a 100 mile ride. At the finish participants got some ice cream … Continue reading »