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  • Points North: USFS and DNR embark on good neighbor program

    Points North: USFS and DNR embark on good neighbor program

    By Shawn Perich When it comes to the management of America’s natural resources, Congress giveth and Congress taketh away. This simple truth is lost to those who criticize the agencies charged with managing the resources …Read More »
  • Chaga: A Slow-growing Backyard Superfood

    Chaga: A Slow-growing Backyard Superfood

    By Julia Prinselaar It seems like every time I open a health magazine or visit a wellness-related website, I find the latest featured superfood: something particularly nutrient-dense, with more antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, enzymes or protein than most …Read More »
  • Jewels of the Plains

    Jewels of the Plains

    By Claude A. Barr University of Minnesota Press, $27.95 More than 500 Great Plains wildflowers can be found in this classic plant guide for enthusiasts and horticulturists. Author Claude A. Barr has spent decades observing …Read More »
  • Cotopaxi Kilimanjaro 20L Backpack

    Cotopaxi Kilimanjaro 20L Backpack

      $79.95 Until recently it seemed backpack shopping presented two choices: function (techy-looking and pricey), or form (maybe cheaper and more subtle looking, but not so great for technical use). Well, the Cotopaxi Kilimanjaro 20L …Read More »
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