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York Daily Record
Master gardening: For no-till farming, an evolutionbe found on the Penn State Cooperative Extension website. Mark Wojciechowski i
Master gardening: For no-till farming, an evolution
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
be found on the Penn State Cooperative Extension website. Mark Wojciechowski is a York County Master Gardener. Penn State Master Gardeners are volunteers for Penn State Cooperative Extension. For more information, contact the Master Gardener... Read more
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PhysOrg
Oak wilt, other tree diseases examined at program in San Antoniothan 120 people, including landscapers, tree care experts, certified arborists,
Oak wilt, other tree diseases examined at program in San Antonio
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
than 120 people, including landscapers, tree care experts, certified arborists, green industry representatives, Master Gardeners and Master Naturalists, attended the program, presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Texas... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
TDPUD helping residents conserve waterpractices that save resources and save energy, which ultimately means saving mo
TDPUD helping residents conserve water
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
practices that save resources and save energy, which ultimately means saving money. On Aug. 30, Bonnie Turnbull of master gardeners of Lake Tahoe will talk about water-wise landscaping with tips and tricks to save water and money without... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Take precautions this summer to ward off mosquitoes, other diseaseswith your veterinarian to ensure your pets are protected too. For more informa
Take precautions this summer to ward off mosquitoes, other diseases
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
with your veterinarian to ensure your pets are protected too. For more information on this summer pest, the Penn State Master Gardeners in Lackawanna County have the free publication “Mosquito Biology and Control.” Contact us 570-963- 6842 or... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Growing from giftstake so much effort," Darrell said. The Maples' garden was named the June Gard
Growing from gifts
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
take so much effort," Darrell said. The Maples' garden was named the June Garden of the Month by the Central Missouri Master Gardeners and Bittersweet Garden Club. Judges praised the four-season plantings and the flow of the garden around the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: From Japanese beetles to watering tips and avoiding blightsnitrogen fertilizer for the plants. Nice, dark green leaves are better able to
Ask a Master Gardener: From Japanese beetles to watering tips and avoiding blights
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
nitrogen fertilizer for the plants. Nice, dark green leaves are better able to resist the blights. The Central Missouri Master Gardeners are a volunteer group of 191 members, 122 of whom are Cole County residents, who maintain 11 beautification... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Horticulture Help Desk open at farmers marketDeKalb County Master Gardeners will be available from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at t
Horticulture Help Desk open at farmers market
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
DeKalb County Master Gardeners will be available from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the market. The regular hours at the Farm Bureau office will continue as usual – 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday until September. Master Gardeners research topics... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarPublic Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Public Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children's Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mayfly makes a brief appearanceVillegas is a retired state entomologist and master consulting rosarian. Garde
Mayfly makes a brief appearance
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Villegas is a retired state entomologist and master consulting rosarian. Garden questions? Questions are answered by master gardeners at the UC Cooperative Extension services in Sacramento and Placer counties. Send questions to Garden... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarPublic Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Public Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children's Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Master Garden Tour held after rain delayStaff Writer NEW ULM-The Annual Master Gardeners Garden Tour was back on Thurs
Master Garden Tour held after rain delay
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Staff Writer NEW ULM-The Annual Master Gardeners Garden Tour was back on Thursday night. The event originally scheduled for Saturday was rescheduled for Thursday following Friday's extreme weather that left one of the gardens flooded. Debbie... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
What’s Happening at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Marketor herb vinegars.All items used are for sale at the market. Stop by the market
What’s Happening at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 4 days ago
or herb vinegars.All items used are for sale at the market. Stop by the market information area between the Ellis County Master Gardeners and The Yellow Farmhouse booth for samples.Shop the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market and let us give you a... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Texas A&M breaks ground on epic 7-acre teaching gardenTexas A&M University, the state’s premier authority on growing things, is plant
Texas A&M breaks ground on epic 7-acre teaching garden
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
Texas A&M University, the state’s premier authority on growing things, is planting a premier garden. Master gardeners and university officials broke ground Friday on a 7-acre teaching garden along White Creek on the College Station campus designed... Read more
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The Mercury News
Ground squirrels can be annoyingly tenaciousa shock wire on top. At Our Garden, the demonstration garden founded by the Ba
Ground squirrels can be annoyingly tenacious
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
a shock wire on top. At Our Garden, the demonstration garden founded by the Bay Area News Group and the Contra Costa Master Gardeners, we use a shock wire on top of our fence. It's harmless and is only activated when the ground squirrel makes... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarPublic Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Public Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children's Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Memoirs of a mangy gardenerI?have to hand it to the Brown County Master Gardeners and the gardeners who ar
Memoirs of a mangy gardener
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 5 days ago
I?have to hand it to the Brown County Master Gardeners and the gardeners who are part of their annual Garden Tour this week. Less than a week after Friday's thunderstorm battered and drenched their gardens, forcing the delay of the garden tour on... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Library program offers poems and stories about how our bodies workoffice at 816-884-4615 or visit www.harrisonvillefcc.org. Horticulture clinic,
Library program offers poems and stories about how our bodies work
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 5 days ago
office at 816-884-4615 or visit www.harrisonvillefcc.org. Horticulture clinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be available Wednesday mornings at the University of Missouri Extension center in Harrisonville, 201 W.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Master Gardeners instruct Cornerstone day camp studentsgarden. The mission of the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener pr
Master Gardeners instruct Cornerstone day camp students
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
garden. The mission of the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener program is "Helping Others Learn to Grow." Master Gardeners involve people in improving the quality of life by helping them find sound management practices for home and... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()Myers. The selection includes succulents, small trees, native plants, herbs, a
Of Special Note ()
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
Myers. The selection includes succulents, small trees, native plants, herbs, annuals, bromeliads, rose bushes and more. Master Gardeners will be available to answer any questions. There is a $1 per hour parking fee, with a maximum of... Read more
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Wilson County News
Getting your hands dirty — in the garden with Iris Sealemake all her own clothes -- and is a Master Gardener. She’s a member of the La
Getting your hands dirty — in the garden with Iris Seale
Wilson County News / Posted 6 days ago
make all her own clothes -- and is a Master Gardener. She’s a member of the La Vernia Garden Club and the Guadalupe County Master Gardeners. And she loves to share her enthusiasm for all her endeavors with others. Planting seeds Which is how she... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Yolo libraries plan summer of funwill be presented at 6:30 p.m. July 14 at the Esparto Regional Library by Unive
Yolo libraries plan summer of fun
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
will be presented at 6:30 p.m. July 14 at the Esparto Regional Library by University of California Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners of Yolo County. Foodwill be the focus of programs at the Winters Community Library. Food Olympics at 6:30... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
On the Menu for June 21, 2016Sunday at Summers Corner will include local produce, flowers and goods from reg
On the Menu for June 21, 2016
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Sunday at Summers Corner will include local produce, flowers and goods from regional vendors. Master gardeners will be available to answer questions about growing flowers, produce and other living things. Vendors will... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Masters Display Their Gardens On Tourown garden, of any sort, Hamilton encourages you to stop by one of the seven ga
Masters Display Their Gardens On Tour
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
own garden, of any sort, Hamilton encourages you to stop by one of the seven garden displays during the Minnehaha County Master Gardeners tour. "If you're looking at some particular plants you can come out and most likely you'll be able to see... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Former assistant county administrator: UF not a responsible partner at St. Johns County Extensionunderstand what you’re telling me, but I’m going to tell you this: You’re going
Former assistant county administrator: UF not a responsible partner at St. Johns County Extension
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
understand what you’re telling me, but I’m going to tell you this: You’re going to have the fight of your life because the Master Gardeners are going to crucify you,’” Cameron said. “But, they stayed the course.” Cameron said UF/IFAS... Read more
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Kenosha News
All about the pollinators“The goal is to promote specific plant varieties and flowers that are good poll
All about the pollinators
Kenosha News / Posted 8 days ago
“The goal is to promote specific plant varieties and flowers that are good pollinators.” To that end, the Kenosha County Master Gardeners will hold a “Pollinator Promenade” garden tour and workshop from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday at the garden, located at... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Tips on blueberry, tomato and mulberry growththan red mulberry. White mulberry and crosses of it to red mulberry have all es
Ask a Master Gardener: Tips on blueberry, tomato and mulberry growth
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
than red mulberry. White mulberry and crosses of it to red mulberry have all escaped into the wild. The Central Missouri Master Gardeners are a volunteer group of 191 members, 122 of whom are Cole County residents, who maintain 11 beautification... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Heavy rainstorm dumps over 3” on New Ulmthe storm damage is unknown, but some weekend events have already been cancelle
Heavy rainstorm dumps over 3” on New Ulm
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the storm damage is unknown, but some weekend events have already been cancelled in light of the flooding. The Brown County Master Gardeners' Annual Garden Tour scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled. One of the gardens featured in the tour was... Read more
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The Columbian
Evergreen Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new houseshe plans to display some painted, plywood and metal panels along the chain-link
Evergreen Habitat for Humanity dedicates two new houses
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
he plans to display some painted, plywood and metal panels along the chain-link fence in his back yard. The WSU Extension Master Gardeners program also plans to come in and plant a vegetable garden for him. “I couldn’t ask for things to work... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sunday CalendarORGANIZATIONS Noon: The Ohio State Parents Club will meet at the Snyder Park G
Sunday Calendar
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
ORGANIZATIONS Noon: The Ohio State Parents Club will meet at the Snyder Park Golf Clubhouse. The speaker will be from the Master Gardeners of Clark County, and the focus will be on the improvements made by the club. It will be a potluck, picnic... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Are oaks and pines slowly dying of drought?Appleby is a UC Cooperative Extension master gardener for Sacramento County. G
Are oaks and pines slowly dying of drought?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Appleby is a UC Cooperative Extension master gardener for Sacramento County. Garden questions? Questions are answered by master gardeners at the UC Cooperative Extension services in Sacramento and Placer counties. Send questions to Garden... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Got garden pests? These folks have answersGarden Where: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center, Fair Oaks Park, 11549 Fair Oaks B
Got garden pests? These folks have answers
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Garden Where: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center, Fair Oaks Park, 11549 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks Join the Sacramento County master gardeners and learn new garden skills. Demonstrations include: how to harvest and dry herbs; grow and harvest more... Read more
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Times News
Rain garden guidance workshop in MonroeOn June 26, Penn State Master Gardeners of Monroe County will hold a workshop a
Rain garden guidance workshop in Monroe
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
On June 26, Penn State Master Gardeners of Monroe County will hold a workshop about rain gardens, at ForEvergreen Nature Preserve, Cherry Lane Road in Analomink. Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. The workshop is held in conjunction with Brodhead... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Master Gardeners Has Program On DaylilliesThe Master Gardeners of Hamilton County (MGHC), in association with the Univers
Master Gardeners Has Program On Daylillies
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
The Master Gardeners of Hamilton County (MGHC), in association with the University of Tennessee Extension, add to their outreach programs with free monthly gardening classes open to the public. On Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, the topic will be “All... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Monday, May 23, 2016Jefferson County Master Gardeners, Tony Griffith’s home, 5 p.m. Square Dance,
Monday, May 23, 2016
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
Jefferson County Master Gardeners, Tony Griffith’s home, 5 p.m. Square Dance, Fairfield Eagles Club, 6:30-9 p.m. Information: 472-2811. Alcoholics Anonymous, 107 Market St., Keosauqua, 8 p.m. Call 641-777-4700. Recycling Collection in Fairfield,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Lee County MGs take home three awardsTackett, Susi Wade, Sarah Bell Harris, Lucille Stone, Dale Smith and Lark Caldw
Lee County MGs take home three awards
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Tackett, Susi Wade, Sarah Bell Harris, Lucille Stone, Dale Smith and Lark Caldwell. (Courtesy) TUPELO – The Lee County Master Gardeners were recently recognized for three awards at the Mississippi Master Gardener Association’s annual conference... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarPublic Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Public Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children's Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
History Week: from trash to treasureshe said. The gardens and grounds are almost entirely maintained by an army of
History Week: from trash to treasure
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
she said. The gardens and grounds are almost entirely maintained by an army of volunteers, Baird said, which includes the Master Gardeners and Master Arborists. The grounds include 12 miles of hiking and walking trails, along with snowshoe and... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Things to do this weekendthe Penn Park swimming pool will also be open for free swimming.Grill Festival
Things to do this weekend
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 11 days ago
the Penn Park swimming pool will also be open for free swimming.Grill Festival at Downtown Farmers MarketThe Ellis County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Vegetable and Fruit Grilling Festival on Saturday, June 18 at the Waxahachie Downtown... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
What’s Happening at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Marketand early Saturday morning Mark Arnold, Ellis County Ag Extension Agent, will b
What’s Happening at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 12 days ago
and early Saturday morning Mark Arnold, Ellis County Ag Extension Agent, will be firing up his grill. The Ellis County Master Gardeners will be gathering fruits and vegetables from the market farmers then washing, chopping and seasoning all.We... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Burnett: Garden show celebrates local gardening and historyfrom September to December. Membership includes all levels of gardeners from n
Burnett: Garden show celebrates local gardening and history
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 12 days ago
from September to December. Membership includes all levels of gardeners from novice to expert. The club has several master gardeners ready to offer their expertise to their gardening buddies. The Kelowna Garden Club is the place to learn... Read more
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BC Local News
Burnett: Garden show celebrates local gardening and historyfrom September to December. Membership includes all levels of gardeners from n
Burnett: Garden show celebrates local gardening and history
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
from September to December. Membership includes all levels of gardeners from novice to expert. The club has several master gardeners ready to offer their expertise to their gardening buddies. The Kelowna Garden Club is the place to learn... Read more
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Columbia Star
With Lexington County Master Gardeners• Shade Gardening, August 15, 6 p.m. Lexington Master Gardeners will share Clem
With Lexington County Master Gardeners
Columbia Star / Posted 12 days ago
• Shade Gardening, August 15, 6 p.m. Lexington Master Gardeners will share Clemson Extension’s tried and true tips for gardening in the shade. Program will include suggestions for planting and learning how to turn your garden into an oasis to enjoy.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarPublic Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Public Library Children's Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children's Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Letters to the editor — June 16hand to answer “drip” related questions, and who donated a new timer for us to
Letters to the editor — June 16
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 12 days ago
hand to answer “drip” related questions, and who donated a new timer for us to raffle for extra proceeds. Our local UCCE Master Gardeners are a treasure, incredibly knowledgeable and passionate about local gardening. Thank you to the fantastic... Read more
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Daily Journal
New gardeners ready to assistRutgers Master Gardeners of Cumberland County graduated five interns on May 31.
New gardeners ready to assist
Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Rutgers Master Gardeners of Cumberland County graduated five interns on May 31. Newest members are (from left) Mary Ann Beggs, Dorchester; Ann Kistler, Cape May Court House; James Lyden, Newfield; Cathie Scibilia, Millville; and Natalie Donato,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sharing the bountyyards or gardens. Our Garden, the demonstration garden founded by the Bay Area
Sharing the bounty
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
yards or gardens. Our Garden, the demonstration garden founded by the Bay Area News Group and overseen by the Contra Costa Master Gardeners, has been contributing food to help feed the hungry since 2009. The garden is located at Wiget Lane and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Barn owl surprise at Our Gardenowl box at Our Garden, the demonstration garden in Walnut Creek founded by the
Barn owl surprise at Our Garden
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
owl box at Our Garden, the demonstration garden in Walnut Creek founded by the Bay Area News Group and the Contra Costa Master Gardeners, the nesting box has attracted tenants, a family of barn animals. Master gardeners had reported seeing an... Read more
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The Mercury News
Secrets to having a no till gardenback from double digging or rototilling in the garden? Kevin Marini has a plan
Secrets to having a no till garden
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
back from double digging or rototilling in the garden? Kevin Marini has a plan for you. Marini, with the Placer-Nevada Master Gardeners, is a big proponent of no till vegetable gardening. Although it's not as simple as just sticking a plant in... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Garden tour grew into a garden partyEach garden is unique in character and personality, and lunch was served al fre
Garden tour grew into a garden party
Aldergrove Star / Posted 13 days ago
Each garden is unique in character and personality, and lunch was served al fresco midday at one of the gardens. Two master gardeners were officially on duty to answer questions, although there were several master gardeners on the tour. There... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
“Making Strides” 5K aims to counter domestic violenceoffice at 816-884-4615 or visit www.harrisonvillefcc.org. Horticulture clinic,
“Making Strides” 5K aims to counter domestic violence
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 13 days ago
office at 816-884-4615 or visit www.harrisonvillefcc.org. Horticulture clinic, Wednesdays 9 a.m. to noon — Cass County Master Gardeners will be available Wednesday mornings at the University of Missouri Extension center in Harrisonville, 201 W.... Read more
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