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GRANITE FALLS, Minn — Host Mary Holm travels to Parkers Prairie to visit with experienced blueberry grower Lewis Struthers on the upcoming episode of Prairie Yard & Garden (PY&G) on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The program features Struthers advice on how to prepare the soil before planting and ongoing care tips for these antioxidant-rich berries which can be hard to grow in Minnesota. The episode will be repeated on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 4 p.m. and Monday, Feb. 25 at 1 p.m. and will be available for online viewing at www.pioneer.org/pyg immediately after broadcast.
Mary Holm of Morris has served for five years as the host for this popular and respected science-based program for northern gardeners. PY&G is produced by the University of Minnesota, Morris in collaboration with Pioneer Public Television. Production sponsorship is provided by ACIRA, Heartland Motors, Diamond Willow Assisted Living and Shalom Hill Farm.
About the University of Minnesota, Morris
UMM has been ranked 19 times as a Top 10 Public Liberal Arts College by U.S. News and World Report. The student-centered public university features a 15:1 student to faculty ratio, affordable tuition, small class sizes and modern research facilities. For more information visit www.morris.umn.edu
About Pioneer Public Television
Pioneer Public TV is an award-winning, viewer-supported television station serving western and southwestern Minnesota, northwestern Iowa and the eastern Dakotas. The station can be viewed on KWCM Channel 10 in the Appleton area, KSMN Channel 20 in Worthington and K49FA in Fergus Falls as well as on dozens of cable channels and on satellite channels in the Twin Cities and Sioux Falls Designated Market Area (DMA). Online programming is available at video.pioneer.org.