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When can you plant those seeds?

One of the most important steps of planning a vegetable garden is knowing when to put the seeds in the ground. Can you sow directly, or do you need to start seeds inside? Do they need a greenhouse or a cold frame? And, depending on where you live, what’s the best date for taking your tender seedlings and committing them to the less forgiving garden bed? Here are a few resources your might find helpful.

When can you plant those seeds?

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Partner Spotlight: The University of North Dakota

Partner Spotlight: The University of North Dakota

The University of North Dakota partnered with Guiding Stars to help meet its objectives around nutritious dining. A campus study showed that an overwhelming 94% of diners are aware of Guiding Stars and 82% find the program helpful.

“Educating your diners about healthy food is easy with Guiding Stars. We were looking for a nutrition guidance program that would help our campus community identify healthier options and we found it in Guiding Stars.” Dustin Frize, RD, LRD University of North Dakota Dining Services Dietitian

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Food Finder

Search for any of 50,000 foods in the Guiding Stars database and view the zero, one, two or three star nutrition rating for that food.

ex. Baked Lays