By Julie Garden-Robinson
Food and Nutrition Specialist, NDSU Extension Service 

Prairie Fare: Exploring nature while mowing can promote health


July 31, 2023

These cranberry granola snack bars provide whole grains and energy. (NDSU photo)

"You're doing a good job," my husband commented.

I needed the positive reinforcement.

I was mowing the lawn with a push mower, which typically is on my husband's task list. I usually weed and tend the flowers and vegetables.

Unfortunately, he has an injured shoulder. He is sidelined from physical labor for several months. Lucky me.

Despite his compliment, I knew my mowing was not living up to m...

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