Heirloom Tomatoes & Veggies Ready NOW!

The Coeur d'Alene Coop will be at the UI Extension Master Gardeners Sod Buster plant sale on Saturday, May 6th, from 9 am to 1 pm at the Extension office parking lot, 1808 N. 3rd, in Coeur d'Alene. We'll have a good selection of heirloom tomatoes, … [Read more...]

Growing Tomatoes from Seed

There is nothing like the taste of a plump, juicy tomato just picked from the vine—it’s a taste of summer sunshine! And the good news --  it's not too late to get started growing tomatoes from seed. Growing tomato plants from seed has several … [Read more...]

A Glossary to Seed Starting

It's early March and I'm itching to start scratching in the dirt. Unfortunately, a good third of the garden is still under a blanket of snow and what's not covered is frozen. While you may not be able to garden outside, now is the perfect time … [Read more...]

2017 Heirloom Tomato and Vegetable Plant List

The 2017 Coeur d'Alene Coop Heirloom Plant List We are pleased to announce the 2017 lineup of heirloom tomato and vegetable starts offered for sale by The Coeur d'Alene Coop. After sorting through numerous seed catalogs, we've found the best … [Read more...]

Tomato & Vegetable Heirloom Plants for Sale

Announcing the Heirloom Tomato and Vegetable Plant Lineup for 2016! We are pleased to announce the 2016 lineup of heirloom tomato and veggie starts offered for sale by The Coeur d'Alene Coop. We've scoured the catalog pages of our favorite seed … [Read more...]

Heirloom Tomato and Vegetable Plants for Sale

Announcing the 2015 Heirloom Tomato and Veggie Lineup! It truly feels like spring in Coeur d'Alene, especially with the daytime temperatures reaching into the low 60s. The "official" first day of spring is still two weeks away...but now is a great … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine's Day! Wishing all Coeur d'Alene Coop Peeps a Happy Valentine's Day! The official start of spring is just five weeks away -- although it seems like it may already be here.  Our annual eight-weeks of indoor-farming will begin in … [Read more...]

March in Like a Lion

My Fickle Friend -- March March came in like a lion in north Idaho. Our overnight temperatures dipped into the single digits, and windchill forced minus figures. As I write, it's a balmy 16 degrees with blizzard-like conditions blowing outside the … [Read more...]

Heirloom Tomato and Vegetable Plants for Sale!

The 2014 Heirloom Plant Line-Up is Posted! As I write this, old man Winter still has a tight grip on us -- more than 6 inches of snow has once again blanketed the garden. Yet, his icy grip will slowly loosen as the days lengthen, and we slip and … [Read more...]

Countdown to Spring!

The first round of seed packets arrived in the mail this past week from Baker Creek. It's a little like Christmas -- anticipating the package delivery, opening it, and being so delighted by the colorful seed packets, and all the promise that each … [Read more...]