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Heirloom or Hybrid? - Yes, You Really Can Have the Best of Both Worlds

Heirloom or Hybrid?  - Yes, You Really Can Have the Best of Both Worlds Choose hybrid tomatoes for their improved productivity and performance. Add a few heirloom plants for variety and flavorful additions to family mealtime

Bed Preparation 2011 Update

Bed Preparation 2011 Update The Key To Successful Gardening is Excellent Bed Preparation

Great Book with a Bad Title

Great Book with a Bad Title Here’s a recent question about strange creature identification

Mashed Cauliflower is a Great Alternative to Mashed Potatoes!

Mashed Cauliflower is a Great Alternative to Mashed Potatoes! Mashed cauliflower is becoming a popular substitute for mashed potatoes - especially for health conscious people

Crape Murder – Only Half the Story

Crape Murder – Only Half the Story Hacking tops of crape myrtles is commonly called “Crape Murder

Sick Tree Treatment – Update 2011

Sick Tree Treatment – Update 2011  Trees that are adapted to your site should grow well and not have troubles. Trees become infested with insect pests, parasites and diseases when they are in stress and sick

Organic Pecan & Fruit Tree Program Update 2011

Organic Pecan & Fruit Tree Program Update 2011 Pecan trees and most other fruit trees can be grown organically with great success

Organic Rose Program 2011

Organic Rose Program 2011 Roses are actually easy to grow and should only be grown organically since they are one of the best medicinal and culinary herbs in the world

Drip Irrigation - The Wrong Choice

Drip Irrigation - The Wrong Choice In my opinion, drip irrigation works in one situation – row crops where there are emitters at the bases of plants. Even there the system isn’t perfect

Recycling Old Pesticides - Organic and Toxic

Recycling Old Pesticides - Organic and Toxic Have you ever wondered what to do with those chemical fertilizers you are never going to use?

Stink Bug Invasion!

Stink Bug Invasion! Well, we may have a new imported, invasive pest. The good news is that the control should be easy – and of course it’s organic

A&M’s 1-0-0 Fertilizer Push – Bad Science

A&M’s 1-0-0 Fertilizer Push – Bad Science Your soil test says "Warning, Warning – too much phosphorous." Don’t use a fertilizer that contains phosphorous or manure for 3 - 5 year

Grant Lawrence Interview - CBC Radio 3's Grant Lawrence on "Playlist for the Planet"& "Adventures in Solitude"

Grant Lawrence Interview - CBC Radio 3's Grant Lawrence on  "Playlist for the Planet"& "Adventures in Solitude" As many of you already know, not only was April 22nd Earth Day, but the entire month is Earth Month, the perfect time to take a moment and really think about the impact that we all have on the planet we all share -- and that we all rely on...

Protect Your Landscape From Wildlife Visitors

Protect Your Landscape From Wildlife Visitors Spring means planting and a new buffet for the hungry wildlife that frequent your landscape. Protect your investment with a little preventative and ongoing care

Home & Garden Gift Guide - Garden 2011

Home & Garden Gift Guide - Garden 2011 A Garden Guide to expose you to great Garden Gift Ideas for those you love or for yourself!

In Conversation with Ian Hanington - Sharing Additional Information About Our Earth

In Conversation with Ian Hanington - Sharing Additional Information About Our Earth Following an article I wrote about davidsuzuki.org, the official website of The David Suzuki Foundation, I had the chance to pose questions to Ian Hanington, the foundation's Communications & Editorial Specialist

The David Suzuki Foundation Review - Spotlight on Climate Change

The David Suzuki Foundation Review - Spotlight on Climate Change With all of the information (and, unfortunately, some misinformation)out there regarding climate change, which is arguably one of the more serious issues we currently face, how can one to find information that is certain to be reliable?

Winter Blues in Your Backyard? - Attracting Songbirds Livens Lackluster Landscapes

Winter Blues in Your Backyard? -  Attracting Songbirds Livens Lackluster Landscapes Birds are the most accessible and abundant of wild creatures that live among us, and every home – apartment to estate – can offer them a safe way station to refuel

Giant Leafy Lessons - Colossal Cabbage Contest reaps huge yields

Giant Leafy Lessons - Colossal Cabbage Contest reaps huge yields The national Bonnie Plants cabbage-growing program illustrates the best form of teaching… making learning fun and engaging

Low Water Gardening With Australian Natives

Low Water Gardening With Australian Natives Leafing through home and garden magazines I’ve always been envious of the women in photos carrying bulging armloads of colorful blooms. What are they? Drought hardy, low-maintenance and surprisingly lush Australian natives

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