Gardening in MN Extremes

The past several years have been a lesson in dealing with extremes, extreme dry conditions, extreme wet conditions, extreme hot & cold.  There are several things you can do to help your plants cope. It’s almost impossible to prepare for every possibility, and if we had a crystal ball, we could know exactly what to […]

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We are in the process of redesigning our website.  Please check back for updated info in the next few months. Are you a Pork & Plants Garden Club Member?  If not, be sure to sign up to receive our email newsletters, as well as get coupons for future visits.  If you’d only like to receive our email […]

The History of Pork & Plants

The Start of Pork & Plants (1967-80) Edward and Joyce Kreidermacher purchased the farm just outside Altura, Minnesota in 1967, shortly after their marriage.  At that time, they raised mainly dairy cows, but soon they expanded into raising hogs.  Joyce was always very interested in nutrition and dietary research, particularly in growing specific vegetables that were promoted […]