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Waynedale Outdoors Guide

Enjoy outdoors activities like gardening, camping, hiking and more? This section is for you! These articles contain the latest local outdoors news and entertainment from around the Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana area.

COLORFUL BELL PEPPERS

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Everyone wants to know how to get the colorful green, yellow and red bell peppers. I truly believe that we have all heard the answer but choose to believe that there just might be an easier way. Sorry there is not...patience is how we get the different colors. In other words, bell peppers start out green, then if left alone they will turn yellow but if they are allowed to ripen even more, they then turn red. This is why the red ones cost the most in the grocery stores; it takes them longer to...

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ADS - HOME COUNTRY

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"How about a television ad," Steve said during the manure-and-worm free lunch focus group, "that shows a cartoon of a worm with a happy smile on his face? You know, you can have him munching on manure, and then producing ...."

"Thanks so much, Steve," said Emily, very quickly, "but I don't think Dewey's budget will allow for animation."

"Or," said Anita Campbell, "you could show a delicious baked trout on a platter, and say 'The best baked fish starts with a small worm.'"

Mrs. Doc said, "Do...

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CONSERVATION OFFICERS OFFER SAFE BOATING TIPS

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As part of National Safe Boating week, Indiana Conservation Officers are offering Indiana boaters useful tips for an enjoyable and safe summer on the water.

Conservation Officers, who will be patrolling Indiana waterways this summer, are encouraging boaters to become familiar with state boating laws and to follow these safety tips:

Always wear your lifejacket.

Never sit on the gunwale (sides) of a motorboat while in motion.

Do not ride on the bow decking of a motorboat while in...

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NATIVE PLANT SALE PART OF RAIN GARDEN PROGRAM

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As part of the effort to encourage residents to install rain gardens on their property, Fort Wayne City Utilities is teaming up with a locally owned plant nursery to provide a source of native perennial plants.

True native plants can be difficult to find. Riverview Nursery in Spencerville, owned by Master Gardener Martha Ferguson, is a supplier of native perennial plants that have been grown from seeds gathered at sites around Fort Wayne.

Riverview Nursery will be hosting a native plant sale...

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FAMILY FISHING DERBY JUNE 7

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Chain O' Lakes State Park is hosting a Family Fishing Derby, June 7, 2014, from 7:00am to 11:00am. Registration begins at 6:30am at Sand Lake Boat Rental. Fishing can be from shore or boat on Sand Lake only. All Indiana DNR Fishing Rules and Regulations apply. All fish must be weighed-in by 11:00am. All fish must be alive at weigh-in.

The Derby rules have changed for 2014! A competitor will keep all of the fish he or she catches during the Derby and weigh the total bag. Prizes for the heaviest...

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MAY 2014 NATURE EVENTS

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Little River Wetlands Project, a local nature organization protecting almost 1,200 acres of natural and restored wetlands in Allen and Huntington Counties, offers interesting and informative nature events this May through July. All are free and open to the community.
Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project. Free. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 260-478-2515 for information.

Every Tuesday in...

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