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The Sacramento Bee
Blooming philodendron could produce ‘delicious monster’ fruitQ: My plant does this every year. Could you explain what goes on and why? The w
Blooming philodendron could produce ‘delicious monster’ fruit
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 36 minutes ago
Q: My plant does this every year. Could you explain what goes on and why? The white cornlike thing comes out in the evenings and is closed during the day and doesn’t come back out again. In a week or two, they all fall off after the pods open up and... Read more
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Wayne Post
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wayne County Master Gardeners tips and eventsAmaranth, Baby’s Breath, Bachelor’s Button, Calendula, Candytuft, Chrysanthemum
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Wayne County Master Gardeners tips and events
Wayne Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Amaranth, Baby’s Breath, Bachelor’s Button, Calendula, Candytuft, Chrysanthemum, Cleome, Gaillardia, Gomphrena, Mignonette, Morning Glory, Nasturtium and Scabiosa: third week of April Composting can continue through the winter months. If you run out... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Garden Notes: News of area clubs and eventsWestern New York Hosta Society (wnyhosta.com) will meet Sunday in the East Auro
Garden Notes: News of area clubs and events
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 hours ago
Western New York Hosta Society (wnyhosta.com) will meet Sunday in the East Aurora Senior Center, King Street and Oakwood Avenue. Doors open at 1 p.m.; program begins at 2 p.m. Mike Shadrack and Jackie Adams will present “Making Your Own Hosta.” The B... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarSATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. B
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
SATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. Beaver St. Features local, organic, ethnic and specialty produce, along with other foods and agricultural products. (904) 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com. Crash Course in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Master Gardeners� series features Saturday presentationsBy Staff Writer SOUTH AKRON — The Master Gardeners of Summit County will host
Master Gardeners� series features Saturday presentations
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
By Staff Writer SOUTH AKRON — The Master Gardeners of Summit County will host its 2016 Saturday Gardening Series over two Saturdays. The public is welcome to attend the series, taking place Feb. 27 and March 5 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Firestone... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Conservation Field Days Celebrates 50 YearsConservation Field Days is an opportunity for area fifth-graders to learn a var
Conservation Field Days Celebrates 50 Years
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Conservation Field Days is an opportunity for area fifth-graders to learn a variety of conservation-related topics. Conservation professionals and enthusiasts volunteer to staff over 35 stations, and 1,000 youth from nearly 40 schools tour seven... Read more
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York Daily Record
Learn about gardening at March 12 workshopLearn more about gardening March 12 at GardenWise, a daylong educational progra
Learn about gardening at March 12 workshop
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Learn more about gardening March 12 at GardenWise, a daylong educational program from Penn State Extension and the York County Master Gardeners. Learn more about gardening March 12 at GardenWise, a daylong educational program from Penn State... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Get growing!The third annual Cache Creek Seedy Saturday was held over the weekend, kicking
Get growing!
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The third annual Cache Creek Seedy Saturday was held over the weekend, kicking off the season for local gardeners and landscapers. Master Gardeners Elaine Sedgman and Phyllis Mader from Kamloops were present to answer questions and provide talks on... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Things to Do: Week of Feb. 10* Festival to celebrate golden retrievers The seventh annual GoldenFest will b
Things to Do: Week of Feb. 10
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
* Festival to celebrate golden retrievers The seventh annual GoldenFest will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 21. Hosted by Golden Retriever Rescue of Southwest Florida, the festival will be held at the Doggy Heaven canine park at the... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Plant Questions: Growing tips, CARRIE ENGEL FROM VALLEY VIEW FARMS IS HERE QUESTIONS. CARRIE: NICE TO BE BAC
Plant Questions: Growing tips
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
, CARRIE ENGEL FROM VALLEY VIEW FARMS IS HERE QUESTIONS. CARRIE: NICE TO BE BACK. SARAH: WHAT DID YOU BRING? CARRIE: THIS IS AN ORCHID. ONE OF THE EASIEST ONES TO TAKE CARE OF AND THERE ARE SOME THAT ARE SMALLER THAN OTHERS. WHAT I LIKE ABOUT THIS... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Garden Detective: Funny-looking insect has many nicknamesQ: (Recently) Home & Garden had a picture of a cricket. I was raised in Colma,
Garden Detective: Funny-looking insect has many nicknames
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Q: (Recently) Home & Garden had a picture of a cricket. I was raised in Colma, back when there was a lot of empty land just south of San Francisco. We had what looks the same and we called them potato bugs. Is this the same thing? Barbara Giannini,... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Ag agend flap is no game in St. Johns CountyAg agent flap is no game Editor: Sometimes getting the attention of persons in
Ag agend flap is no game in St. Johns County
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
Ag agent flap is no game Editor: Sometimes getting the attention of persons in positions of authority (PIPOA) seems to involve gamesmanship, akin to herding cats. Currently the game, Sorry, seems to be at play. Expressions of concern “such a shame... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
StAugustine.comUF still jerking Fuller around Editor: The Keith Fuller debacle continues. Six
StAugustine.com
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
UF still jerking Fuller around Editor: The Keith Fuller debacle continues. Six months ago he was transferred from his post at the St. Johns County Agricultural Center to Hastings, and given a year before being terminated. Ever since, Keith has been... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
First Weekend Of February EventsTwo fund raiser dinners are featured in our events calendar this weekend, plus
First Weekend Of February Events
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
Two fund raiser dinners are featured in our events calendar this weekend, plus several other community and theater events. The Orient Express is a family friendly run through the rolling hills this Saturday Feb. 6. The event benefits Tuolumne County... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
At Home: How does your garden grow? Show's seminars can help“Gardening Goes to the Movies!” is this year’s theme for the 41st Kansas Garden
At Home: How does your garden grow? Show's seminars can help
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
“Gardening Goes to the Movies!” is this year’s theme for the 41st Kansas Garden Show. It’s not too late to join us Feb. 12-14 at the Kansas Expocentre. Bring your valentine, and see just what gardening and movies have in common. You might hear music... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Feb. 5For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided.
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Feb. 5
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 days ago
For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided. To submit items, call Melissa Howell at 475-3770 or send email to mhowell@oklahoman.com. Reference “Home and garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before... Read more
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The Advocate
Garden program for kids set Feb. 20 at BurdenThe LSU AgCenter will host a seasonal children’s garden activity at the LSU AgC
Garden program for kids set Feb. 20 at Burden
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
The LSU AgCenter will host a seasonal children’s garden activity at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden on Saturday, Feb. 20. The program will focus on vegetable gardening and present information on which plants are native to America and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Homework: Garden expert Kerry Ann Mendez to give talk, sign books | TribLIVE Neighborhoods 'The Right-Size Garden' by Kerry Ann Mendez Nati
Homework: Garden expert Kerry Ann Mendez to give talk, sign books
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods 'The Right-Size Garden' by Kerry Ann Mendez Nationally renowned garden author and speaker... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Qualicum Beach is going to seedLeave behind the January “blahs” and gear up for the 2016 gardening season this
Qualicum Beach is going to seed
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 8 days ago
Leave behind the January “blahs” and gear up for the 2016 gardening season this weekend in the 15th annual Seedy Saturday at Qualicum Beach Civic Centre. The Qualicum Beach Seedy, started by five devoted local gardeners in 2002, has grown from a... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperWednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:32 pm Master
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:32 pm Master gardener training series begins Feb. 9 in Juneau The UAF Cooperative Extension Service will offer master gardener training in Juneau, beginning Feb. 9. The course will be... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperWednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:30 pm THEATER
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:30 pm THEATERFinal weekend in Juneau: “Our Voices Will Be Heard,” 7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday and 4 pm Sunday (final show), Perseverance Theatre. Written by Vera Starbard and directed by... Read more
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The News-Herald
Master Gardeners offering range of classes, presentationsThe Master Gardeners have put together classes, workshops and presentations for
Master Gardeners offering range of classes, presentations
The News-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The Master Gardeners have put together classes, workshops and presentations for people in need of a little help with gardening, getting better information or looking forward to attractive flower beds and home decorations, garden art? View a detailed... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()Commissioner to talk about goals, challenges Lee County Commissioner Frank Man
Of Special Note ()
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
Commissioner to talk about goals, challenges Lee County Commissioner Frank Mann will speak before the Real Estate Investment Society. The group will meet on Feb. 9 at 11:45 a.m. in the Osprey Room at the Pelican Preserve Golf Club's Clubhouse, at... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarSATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. B
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
SATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. Beaver St. Features local, organic, ethnic and specialty produce, along with other foods and agricultural products. (904) 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com. Mega Trash to... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Landscaping with Florida Natives: Design, Selections and Pleasure CalendarLandscaping with Florida Natives: Design, Selections and PleasureThu, February
Landscaping with Florida Natives: Design, Selections and Pleasure Calendar
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 9 days ago
Landscaping with Florida Natives: Design, Selections and PleasureThu, February 4, 2016 @ 10:00AM Stephen Brown returns. The University of Florida Horticultural Program leader for Lee county for more than 25 years will discuss the topic "Landscaping... Read more
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Wilson County News
Valentine's Day garden gift ideasA: A wonderful garden gift to me would be having someone else prune my rose bus
Valentine's Day garden gift ideas
Wilson County News / Posted 11 days ago
A: A wonderful garden gift to me would be having someone else prune my rose bushes. I’m sure your wife will probably want to supervise (togetherness time) but having you do the manual labor will be welcome. If you do not feel confident in your... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Take precautions with de-icing products for vibrant landscapeAfter a prolonged delay, winter is finally here. Whether or not that is a good
Take precautions with de-icing products for vibrant landscape
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
After a prolonged delay, winter is finally here. Whether or not that is a good or a bad thing depends on your perspective. Some people like a quiet blanket of snow outside their window. Others enjoy being active through the winter season by skiing,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Gardening helps families grow togetherThe People/Plant Connection is proud to offer new gardening seminars and classe
Gardening helps families grow together
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 13 days ago
The People/Plant Connection is proud to offer new gardening seminars and classes in 2016. With the projected opening of the Children's Adventure Garden in April, the group is introducing two new programs for families and youth. Children who are... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Area happenings Jan. 30-Feb. 5Jan. 30Snow Up the ParkSwansboro Parks and Recreation hosts its annual “Snow Up
Area happenings Jan. 30-Feb. 5
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Jan. 30Snow Up the ParkSwansboro Parks and Recreation hosts its annual “Snow Up the Park” winter wonderland from 4 to 8 p.m. Jan. 30 at Municipal Park. The event will feature slopes for sledding and a play area filled with snow. Cost is $5 per person... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Gardening: Here's what to do for your garden and landscape in FebruaryFebruary’s weather can be cold and dry, but running your sprinkler on schedule
Gardening: Here's what to do for your garden and landscape in February
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
February’s weather can be cold and dry, but running your sprinkler on schedule can be a big waste. Save water and wear and tear on your system by watering only when plants really need it. Established lawns can go two weeks without water: Turn off the... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Dreaming of spring? Start planning your outdoor projects nowAt the group's January meeting, the Master Gardners of the North shared a prese
Dreaming of spring? Start planning your outdoor projects now
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
At the group's January meeting, the Master Gardners of the North shared a presentation by Melinda Myers called "Plant the Garden of Your Dreams." Tom Jerow, a Master Gardener himself, also presented some information and pictures of his outdoor living... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
Xeriscape Symposium Features Insect, Disease and Weed Control Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 12:45 PM From choosing the right plant for your gard
Xeriscape Symposium Features Insect, Disease and Weed Control
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jan. 29, 2016 at 12:45 PM From choosing the right plant for your garden, to keeping pests out of your flower bed, are just some of the topics for this year’s symposium. Local... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
UN Cooperative Extension offers free gardening classesRENO — Northern Nevada’s high elevation means Nevada has a short growing season
UN Cooperative Extension offers free gardening classes
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
RENO — Northern Nevada’s high elevation means Nevada has a short growing season, which makes gardening more of a challenge. So as the planning season begins, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and their Certified Master Gardeners offer a... Read more
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The Advocate
New president ushered in at Master GardenersNina Briley, of Amite, succeeded Gary Boutwell, of Hammond, as president of the
New president ushered in at Master Gardeners
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Nina Briley, of Amite, succeeded Gary Boutwell, of Hammond, as president of the Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners at the group’s meeting on Jan. 14 at the LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Center. Refreshments were provided by Tony and Maria Benigno... Read more
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The Post & Mail
Garden ThymeWhitley County’s Master Gardeners club is sponsoring its third annual education
Garden Thyme
The Post & Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Whitley County’s Master Gardeners club is sponsoring its third annual educational symposium “” Saturday, Feb. 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Whitley County 4-H Center, 680 W. Squawbuck Rd., Columbia City. There will be sessions on... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Coloring books, summer camps for adults are childishI glanced at the magazines while waiting recently in a long line at the grocery
Coloring books, summer camps for adults are childish
Forsyth County News / Posted 16 days ago
I glanced at the magazines while waiting recently in a long line at the grocery store. Next to the typical magazines that touted the latest celebrity break-up and what star had gained weight, I noticed an adult coloring book. I had heard of this... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarSATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. B
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
SATURDAY Jacksonville Farmers Market, dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. Beaver St. Features local, organic, ethnic and specialty produce, along with other foods and agricultural products. (904) 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com. Amelia Farmers... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Carnival of hearts, history, footballFebruary is the year's shortest month, but leap year makes this February a day
Carnival of hearts, history, football
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
February is the year's shortest month, but leap year makes this February a day longer than usual -- 29 days in which to celebrate all things numbered 29: Roman numeral XXIX, 29; the atomic number of copper, 29; Lady Gaga, 29; two dozen and five extra... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Ag center gets new directorBeers, a Pennsylvania native, started working in December with David Marrison,
Ag center gets new director
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
Beers, a Pennsylvania native, started working in December with David Marrison, the former extension educator who took a full-time position with the Ashtabula Extension office while still working one day a week in Trumbull. ''He has helped guide me... Read more
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Daily Journal
Benefit tripsSouth Jersey Holocaust Coalition and Jewish Federation of Cumberland, Glouceste
Benefit trips
Daily Journal / Posted 19 days ago
South Jersey Holocaust Coalition and Jewish Federation of Cumberland, Gloucester & Salem Counties will sponsor a trip to the National Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 25. Bus will leave at 8 a.m. from the University Center at... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Herb Day going out on high noteURBANA — A high baritone, Chuck Voigt always has opened University of Illinois
Herb Day going out on high note
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
URBANA — A high baritone, Chuck Voigt always has opened University of Illinois Herb Day by singing "Oh What a Beautiful Morning." At the 2016 Herb Day today at the Wyndham Garden Inn in Urbana, he will belt out even more songs. "It's become... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
LEGACY BASKET RAFFLE:For more information, contact Jenn at 330-719-5569 or follow the organizations
LEGACY BASKET RAFFLE:
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
For more information, contact Jenn at 330-719-5569 or follow the organizations on Facebook. MASTER GARDENER LECTURE SERIES: Trumbull County Ohio State University Master Gardeners will host horticulturalist Bill Hendricks in one of his three U.S.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
MSU Extension: Smart GardeningMARQUETTE - Michigan State University Extension will present a Smart Gardening
MSU Extension: Smart Gardening
The Mining Journal / Posted 20 days ago
MARQUETTE - Michigan State University Extension will present a Smart Gardening for Pollinators program from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Community Room at the Peter White Public Library. The event will be followed by a potluck/social recognition... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Garden Detective: What’s attacking this lawn?Q: Here is a picture of what something is doing to our lawn. Can you identify t
Garden Detective: What’s attacking this lawn?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
Q: Here is a picture of what something is doing to our lawn. Can you identify the culprit, and can you tell us how to get rid of it? We find the diggings but no sign of holes. Help! Ahmed Alei, Sacramento A: As soon as you notice mounds of soil... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
MSU to present smart gardening for pollinators program in MarquetteSmart Gardening for Pollinators will be held in the community room at the Peter
MSU to present smart gardening for pollinators program in Marquette
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Smart Gardening for Pollinators will be held in the community room at the Peter White Library, 217 N. Front St., Marquette. Topics of discussion will include: how to garden better to attract and keep pollinators, the importance of pollinators, and... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s free gardening classes set at Reno’s Bartley RanchGiven the relatively short growing seasons in Northern Nevada, University of Ne
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s free gardening classes set at Reno’s Bartley Ranch
Nevada Appeal / Posted 21 days ago
Given the relatively short growing seasons in Northern Nevada, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and its Certified Master Gardeners are offering a chance to help get the most out of your garden. Cooperative Extension has teamed up with... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
In Brief'Be Informed' meeting The Republican group "Be Informed" will meet on Jan. 23,
In Brief
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 21 days ago
'Be Informed' meeting The Republican group "Be Informed" will meet on Jan. 23, from 10 a.m. to noon at 3370 S. Highway 160, Suite 6. The subject of the meeting is the history of 'then and now' of Islam. Join a discussion following a video of author... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group sets Valparaiso meeting Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 12:01 AM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticultu
Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group sets Valparaiso meeting
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 12:01 AM VALPARAISO — The next Tri-County Horticulture Studies Group meeting includes a presentation on "Flowering Shrubs and Small Trees for Northwest Florida... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Jan. 22For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided.
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Jan. 22
The Oklahoman / Posted 21 days ago
For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided. To submit items, call Melissa Howell at 475-3770 or send email to mhowell@oklahoman.com. Reference “Home and garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
On the farmSince I am new, I thought this would be a great opportunity to introduce myself
On the farm
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Since I am new, I thought this would be a great opportunity to introduce myself and also provide you some dates to put on your calendar for upcoming events. I am originally from Erie County, Pa., and my love of agriculture began with my first job... Read more
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