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Holiday Plants Create Festive Atmosphere (12/06/22)

David Trinklein     

Read Time 4 MIN

The tinsel and trappings of the holiday season add color and a festive atmosphere to the average home. However, some houseplants provide their own holiday decoration by producing colorful fruits and berries...learn more

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Frankincense and Myrrh: Ancient Scents of the Season (12/01/22)

Michele Warmund  |  Read Time 4 MIN

In addition to the aromas of pine, cinnamon, and clove making an appearance during the holiday season, the woodsy, earthy fragrance of frankincense and warm, spicy aromas of myrrh have been joining the party for thousands of years...learn more

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December Gardening Tips (11/29/22)

Donna Aufdenberg  |  Read Time 1 MIN

Winter is almost here. Find these tips, tricks and tasks to keep you busy in the garden throughout the month of December...learn more

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Garden IPM Starts with Fall Cleanup (11/21/22)

David Trinklein  |  Read Time 6 MIN

One of the first tenets of IPM is prevention. Any pest or problem in the garden that can be prevented is one less that will need to be dealt with later. For gardeners, prevention begins with fall garden cleanup...learn more

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The Nut with Two Names (11/03/22)

David Trinklein  |  Read Time 7 MIN

Regardless of the name given to it, this nut has been popular for centuries. The holiday season is one of the few times of the year when consumers can see what a nut looks like in nature...learn more

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Celebrate Thanksgiving with a 'Turkey-Foot' Hike (11/01/22)

Michele Warmund  |  Read Time 3 MIN

After the turkey, stuffing, cranberries, and pumpkin pie, take your flock of family and friends for a trek across a tallgrass prairie for a memorable Thanksgiving holiday outing...learn more

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November Gardening Tips (10/21/22)

Donna Aufdenberg  |  Read Time 1 MIN

Fall is here. Find these tips, tricks and tasks to help keep you busy in the garden throughout the month of November...learn more

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