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Tribune Chronicle
New educator joins OSU teampreventing the spread of invasive species. To register, call 330-638-6783 or em
New educator joins OSU team
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
preventing the spread of invasive species. To register, call 330-638-6783 or email me at beers.66@osu.edu. Trumbull County Master Gardeners will be hosting their last free Wednesdays in the Garden program for the year on Oct. 12 with Art in the... 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 yesterday
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 $5. Choir... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Popular events happening around Cass in Octobergoods available. Call 816-507-2838 for more information. Horticulture clinic,
Popular events happening around Cass in October
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted yesterday
goods available. Call 816-507-2838 for more information. 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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Greene County Daily World
Eliminating squash bugs in the gardenPhoto of squash bugs provided by the Greene County Master Gardeners. Question:
Eliminating squash bugs in the garden
Greene County Daily World / Posted yesterday
Photo of squash bugs provided by the Greene County Master Gardeners. Question: What can be done to eliminate squash bugs? I’ve tried Sevin, but it doesn’t seem to help. Answer: Adult squash bugs are difficult to eliminate with insecticides. From... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lifting the fading monarchfor nurturing eggs and caterpillars each year. She also completed the 40-hour
Lifting the fading monarch
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
for nurturing eggs and caterpillars each year. She also completed the 40-hour training regimen of the Baltimore County Master Gardeners, a program of the University of Maryland Extension, an educational outreach group. As a volunteer, Spencer... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Planting In The Shade Of TreesWith some planning it is possible to have healthy shade trees, and lovely shade
Planting In The Shade Of Trees
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
With some planning it is possible to have healthy shade trees, and lovely shade gardens, by creating hydrozones. As Master Gardeners we encourage the creation of hydrozones when planning any garden. A hydrozone is a landscape area where... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
WHS students, master gardeners hosting Farm to Table on the Square Posted Sep. 26, 2016 at 10:24 AM WAXAHACHIE — Horticulture, culinary arts an
WHS students, master gardeners hosting Farm to Table on the Square
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Sep. 26, 2016 at 10:24 AM WAXAHACHIE — Horticulture, culinary arts and art classes at Waxahachie High School have collaborated to grow, prepare and cook a meal — as well as... Read more
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Daily Journal
Visitors travel back in time at Greenwich Artisans' FaireBeam demonstrated Civil War-era wet plate photography techniques and the Rutger
Visitors travel back in time at Greenwich Artisans' Faire
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Beam demonstrated Civil War-era wet plate photography techniques and the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County Master Gardeners brought their butterfly tent. “It’s really fascinating. We have already learned so much,” said Eric Houze... Read more
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The Maui News
Local Briefsto noon at UH-Maui College's Community Services Building in Kahului. Applicati
Local Briefs
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
to noon at UH-Maui College's Community Services Building in Kahului. Applications for the course will be available, and master gardeners will be on hand to answer questions. For more information, contact Cynthia Nazario-Leary at 244-3242 or... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Garden of the Month features rocks, plantings complete with storieshave been collected through her life at various places they have lived and as g
Garden of the Month features rocks, plantings complete with stories
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
have been collected through her life at various places they have lived and as gifts from loved ones. The Central Missouri Master Gardeners and Bittersweet Garden Club selection committee chose her Jefferson City yard, nine years in the making, as... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Public Library for Union County to hold October eventsbook group - 7 p.m. Oct. 20. The book group is discussing "The Owl Who Liked Si
Public Library for Union County to hold October events
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
book group - 7 p.m. Oct. 20. The book group is discussing "The Owl Who Liked Sitting on Caesar" by Martin Windrow. Master gardeners: Worm composting - 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Jackie Lambert, master gardener, will share how to prepare worm... Read more
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Daily Press
Cool fall weather is prime time lawn care timeand potassium, since we know that a pound of nitrogen is usually applied per ap
Cool fall weather is prime time lawn care time
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
and potassium, since we know that a pound of nitrogen is usually applied per application." Fall vs spring In York County, Master Gardeners like Pete Peterman encourage and teach homeowners about the importance of fall lawn care versus spring lawn... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The week ahead: See fall flowers, learn more about water-wise gardeningOct. 15. Ask a Master Gardener Where: Arboretum Gazebo and Storer Garden, UC D
The week ahead: See fall flowers, learn more about water-wise gardening
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Oct. 15. Ask a Master Gardener Where: Arboretum Gazebo and Storer Garden, UC Davis Drop by for good gardening advice. UC master gardeners will be available to answer questions, share plant information and highlight sustainable gardening... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
'World of Water' Chautauqua assembly this SaturdayHarp, water in landscape architecture, sea shanties, aquaponics, demonstration
'World of Water' Chautauqua assembly this Saturday
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 5 days ago
Harp, water in landscape architecture, sea shanties, aquaponics, demonstration of rainwater harvesting by Ellis County Master Gardeners and a little bit of Handel’s Water Music. The day ends with a bang through science and humor from the Texas... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
In a pickle [jar]: Downtown farmers market highlighting pickles on Saturdayand foremost, the merchants at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market are thank
In a pickle [jar]: Downtown farmers market highlighting pickles on Saturday
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 5 days ago
and foremost, the merchants at the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market are thankful for the efforts of the Ellis County Master Gardeners in preparing and serving at last Saturday's Grill Fest. There were samples of all the fruits and vegetables... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarWhite Public Library Computer Lab, 3 p.m. 226-4312 Garden Club - Ages 5 and up
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 days ago
White Public Library Computer Lab, 3 p.m. 226-4312 Garden Club - Ages 5 and up help maintain the Children's Garden. with Master Gardeners' help to prune, weed, fertilize, pick veggies, and refill the bird bath. Peter White Public Library... Read more
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Times News
Be a master gardenerCarbon County gardeners looking to have fun, expand their knowledge and then sh
Be a master gardener
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
Carbon County gardeners looking to have fun, expand their knowledge and then share it with others are invited to become master gardeners. A series of classes will kick off next month. “We’re often asked ‘Why did you become a master gardener?’” says... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Emma Scott Garden Club rededicates memorial areagardens grew up and the foliage overtook everything. Members of the Emma Scott
Emma Scott Garden Club rededicates memorial area
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 6 days ago
gardens grew up and the foliage overtook everything. Members of the Emma Scott Garden Club along with local volunteers and Master Gardeners meet to rededicate a memorial garden located in the parking lot of Elkins City Hall. Those pictured are,... Read more
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Times News
Tamaqua newsRyan Township Fire Company in Barnesville. Anyone 55 or older is welcome to jo
Tamaqua news
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Ryan Township Fire Company in Barnesville. Anyone 55 or older is welcome to join. Compost clinic The Schuylkill County Master Gardeners will offer a free composting clinic on Sept. 29 at the Lehigh Carbon Community College Morgan center on High... Read more
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York Daily Record
Mastering gardening: Become a Tree TenderRegistration is required by October 7, 2016. Happy growing! Donna Fuchsluger
Mastering gardening: Become a Tree Tender
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Registration is required by October 7, 2016. Happy growing! Donna Fuchsluger 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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Kelowna Capital News
Burnett: Plant breeders serach for longer blooming plantsshow if in masse lasting a month or more. We spotted a single blossom of a doub
Burnett: Plant breeders serach for longer blooming plants
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
show if in masse lasting a month or more. We spotted a single blossom of a double Colchicum during our walkabout with the Master Gardeners students on Saturday; I can’t wait until the cluster becomes larger over the next few years. Perhaps not as... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Candidates gear up for parks votevolunteers with the South Mason Youth Soccer Club, the American Rhododendron So
Candidates gear up for parks vote
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
volunteers with the South Mason Youth Soccer Club, the American Rhododendron Society and the Washington State University Master Gardeners. VanBuskirk comanages Davis Farm in Belfair, has worked for the U.S. Forest Service and has served on the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Planit 10: Huntley Fall Fest, Johnny Appleseed, Autumn Ski Jump, Farm Stroll & moretour of 12 farms organized by the McHenry County Farm Bureau and University of
McHenry County Planit 10: Huntley Fall Fest, Johnny Appleseed, Autumn Ski Jump, Farm Stroll & more
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
tour of 12 farms organized by the McHenry County Farm Bureau and University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners. Visit the website for a map of farm locations. Information: 815-338-1520 or www.mchenrycfb.org. TEAM... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Powdery mildew, roly polies and rain troublesknowledge in this area. They also, depending on the situation, may be willing t
Ask a Master Gardener: Powdery mildew, roly polies and rain troubles
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
knowledge in this area. They also, depending on the situation, may be willing to visit your property. 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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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()Myers. The selection includes succulents, small trees, native plants, herbs, a
Of Special Note ()
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 8 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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Dyersburg State Gazette
Trimble Yard of the Monthof Yard of the Month in Trimble. The lovely home and yard, located at 16594 Hig
Trimble Yard of the Month
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
of Yard of the Month in Trimble. The lovely home and yard, located at 16594 Highway 211, was chosen by the Dyer County Master Gardeners. The Yard of the Month for Trimble is sponsored by the Trimble Area Women's Club. Respond to this... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Offers Volunteer OpportunitiesYou can now become a Master Wellness Volunteer! You may be familiar with anothe
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Offers Volunteer Opportunities
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 10 days ago
You can now become a Master Wellness Volunteer! You may be familiar with another group of local master volunteers called Master Gardeners. Not everyone has a green thumb, but everyone has the ability to do something.So, what exactly is a Master... Read more
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York Daily Record
Master Gardening: Don't miss out on beautiful fall foliageis an investment which provides lifelong enjoyment and benefits. Janet Surges
Master Gardening: Don't miss out on beautiful fall foliage
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
is an investment which provides lifelong enjoyment and benefits. Janet Surges 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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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Autumn doesn’t mean an end to garden colorwe still have a month or even two left to enjoy our flowers. Lehman, of South
Autumn doesn’t mean an end to garden color
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
we still have a month or even two left to enjoy our flowers. Lehman, of South Williamsport, is in this year's class of Master Gardeners and just finished her requirements to become an official Master Gardener. She learned to love gardening from... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Farm Stroll and Market features 12 farmsand local farming. Organized by the McHenry County Farm Bureau and the Univers
McHenry County Farm Stroll and Market features 12 farms
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 days ago
and local farming. Organized by the McHenry County Farm Bureau and the University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners, the second annual stroll will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 25 at 12 farms throughout McHenry... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Identifying berries, snakes and grass problemsunsightly or weakened, you should replace them. A purple leaf smoke bush may be
Ask a Master Gardener: Identifying berries, snakes and grass problems
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
unsightly or weakened, you should replace them. A purple leaf smoke bush may be a good alternative. 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 Scranton Times-Tribune
Update gardens for fallSo, exposure to lights at night inhibits blooming. For more information on fal
Update gardens for fall
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
So, exposure to lights at night inhibits blooming. For more information on fall mum care, please contact the Penn State Master Gardeners in Lackawanna County at 570-963-6842 or email LackawannaMG@psu.edu and ask for the mums fact sheet. STEVE... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Ocean Springs event wants people to 'Let It Grow'This is zone 9. This is the best zone in America to grow something in. You get
Ocean Springs event wants people to 'Let It Grow'
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
This is zone 9. This is the best zone in America to grow something in. You get something to come out of the ground 12 months out of the year here," said Galloway. The event featured several classes taught by master gardeners, including G... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ocean Springs event wants people to 'Let It Grow'This is zone 9. This is the best zone in America to grow something in. You get
Ocean Springs event wants people to 'Let It Grow'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
This is zone 9. This is the best zone in America to grow something in. You get something to come out of the ground 12 months out of the year here," said Galloway. The event featured several classes taught by master gardeners, including G... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Unwelcome plants can be threat to nature, healthyour landscape, consider replacing any “invaders” you may have with non-invasiv
Unwelcome plants can be threat to nature, health
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
your landscape, consider replacing any “invaders” you may have with non-invasive or native plants. Contact the Kane County master gardeners for help with choosing friendlier flora. Sue Styer is a University of Illinois Extension master gardener... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Growing those irresistible irisesthrough the summer season. There will be 25,000 irises featuring 25 different t
Growing those irresistible irises
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
through the summer season. There will be 25,000 irises featuring 25 different types on display for your enjoyment. • The Master Gardeners are available to answer questions from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday at the University of Illinois... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Putting Your Beds to BedThe Central Oregon chapter of OSU Master Gardeners invite you to the Hollinshea
Putting Your Beds to Bed
The Source Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
The Central Oregon chapter of OSU Master Gardeners invite you to the Hollinshead Community Garden free gardening class: . As our short growing season comes to a close, learn what you can do to prepare your garden for next... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
What’s bugging his sage?Villegas is a retired state entomologist and master consulting rosarian. Garde
What’s bugging his sage?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 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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Broomfield Enterprise
Help keep invasive species out of areaand natural resources. Extension programs are open to all, without discriminati
Help keep invasive species out of area
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
and natural resources. Extension programs are open to all, without discrimination. To reach a Master Gardener, call 303-464-5554 or email your questions to BroomfieldMG@colostate.edu. Like us on Facebook — Broomfield County Mast... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Garden Q&A: Possible reasons for growth on grapefruit; where moths in the home come fromThe smallest trunk injury can result in columns of decay 10, 20 or more feet lo
Garden Q&A: Possible reasons for growth on grapefruit; where moths in the home come from
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
The smallest trunk injury can result in columns of decay 10, 20 or more feet long inside the trunk. Becky Wern, Paula Weatherby and Karl Zedell Sr. are master gardeners with the Duval County Extension Service and the University of Flor... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Don't hang up the gloves yetworn through for the season, but there's enough fabric left for one or two more
Don't hang up the gloves yet
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
worn through for the season, but there's enough fabric left for one or two more projects. Yours too? Mark your calendar: Master Gardeners will be at Broomfield Days on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To reach a Master Gardener, call... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Master Gardeners Offers Free Class On Straw Bale Gardening SaturdayThe Master Gardeners of Hamilton County, in association with the University of
Master Gardeners Offers Free Class On Straw Bale Gardening Saturday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
The Master Gardeners of Hamilton County, in association with the University of Tennessee Extension, add to their outreach programs with free monthly gardening classes open to the public. The topic on Saturday from 10 a.m.-noon will be “Straw Bale... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Northwest Akron library hosts whole food seriesa series on whole foods this fall with speakers from Mustard Seed Market & Café
Northwest Akron library hosts whole food series
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 14 days ago
a series on whole foods this fall with speakers from Mustard Seed Market & Café, Countryside Conservancy and Summit County Master Gardeners. All programs are free, but attendees are asked to call the library at 330-836-1081 to register. The... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Master Gardeners announce fall public program schedulethe foundation of any garden especially in Wisconsin where the winter last five
Master Gardeners announce fall public program schedule
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
the foundation of any garden especially in Wisconsin where the winter last five months," said Tom Jerow, president of the Master Gardeners of the North club. On Tuesday, Oct. 18, program attendees will learn about saving seeds and seed libraries.... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Turnbull: A new voice with education experienceof Friends of the Library. I am an active community volunteer. Here area some
Turnbull: A new voice with education experience
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 14 days ago
of Friends of the Library. I am an active community volunteer. Here area some examples of educational programs I do.: Master gardeners of Lake Tahoe classroom presentations Bringing Arts To School South Tahoe Environmental Education... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, September 15, 2016Blue Shutters Road, $7/adults, $6/seniors, $3/6-11, free/5 and younger. Scrant
Community Events Listings, September 15, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Blue Shutters Road, $7/adults, $6/seniors, $3/6-11, free/5 and younger. Scranton Volunteers needed: Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Lackawanna County in collaboration with Scranton Tomorrow planting mums in 92 downtown Scranton planters,... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Seneca fair board members sworn inbusiness, the board: Approved the July and August financial reports. Heard al
Seneca fair board members sworn in
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
business, the board: Approved the July and August financial reports. Heard all accounts total $116,319.99. Approved the Master Gardeners placing two benches with plaques on the fairgrounds in memory of Carol Engle. Iterated that winter storage... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
SWCD to celebrate Little Buffalo Creek projectPark, 101 Buffalo Hills Lane, Brainerd. In partnership with 20 landowners, the
SWCD to celebrate Little Buffalo Creek project
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Park, 101 Buffalo Hills Lane, Brainerd. In partnership with 20 landowners, the city of Brainerd and Crow Wing County Master Gardeners, the SWCD completed 17 rain gardens and two stream stabilization projects. "Years of heavy polluted runoff... 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 15 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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Sun-Sentinel
Go native at garden tour in Octoberless fertilizer, improve water quality and create habitat for a variety of crit
Go native at garden tour in October
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
less fertilizer, improve water quality and create habitat for a variety of critters and beneficial insects. Docents and master gardeners will be stationed at each home to answer questions. Proceeds from the tour support the society's work... Read more
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