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Dakota Gardener: Growing backyard berries

There are only two seasons in the Dakotas: winter and construction season.

The temps are currently in the 90s and orange traffic cones are all over our roads. It must be construction season.

Let's make a detour away from the veggies in our gardens and focus on strawberry patch construction. No jackhammers are needed but a tiller can be helpful.

For those of you without a strawberry patch, get read...