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  • Fall Lawn Care

    October 22, 2012
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    Contrary to popular belief, fall is the best time of the year for lawn and turf care. This includes everything from fertilization, to changing your mower’s cutting height. Soil Testing Have your soil tested if you feel your lawn had issues this year. This can be done through the local extension office for a minimal […]

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  • Bag Worms

    October 10, 2012
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    Collections Curator Jonathan Milbrodt was featured on 13 ABC where he discussed ‘bag worms’. These pests can be very damaging to trees and can even kill them. Trees that are likely to get infested are evergreens like pines, spruces, and firs. The bag worm creates a cast in which is resides from the tree materials. […]

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  • Drapes of Grapes

    October 08, 2012
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    Drapes of Grapes by TBG Horticulturist Joshua Fietz ______________________________________________  “From dewy lanes at morning, the grapes’ sweet odors rise” – Helen Hunt Jackson ______________________________________________ Grapes have been utilized for their multiple purposes in the garden for ages.  However, the very sight of wild grapes can cause dramatic differences in response, from a joyful sweet and […]

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  • Fall is a great time for planting! Planting at the proper depth is more important than you may think. When a problem occurs in the garden, most people assume that the issue is connected to pests or disease, since these are common problems we have all dealt with. But actually, an even more common problem that people do not often consider, is completely preventable planting at the improper soil depth.

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  • Have you ever wondered what the three numbers on the bag, box, or jug fertilizer you use on your plants or lawn mean? Well here is a brief overview on understanding what these numbers represent.

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