Gardening Tips

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Encourage kids to explore imagination in the garden
Digging in the dirt gives youth a feeling of accomplishment
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Pull weeds as they pop or plants will suffer
Extension expert offers advice on how to control stubborn weeds
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Slug it out with spring’s slimy pests
Control measures should start with garden cleanliness
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Mason bees and fruit trees share a two-way street
Early spring pollinators do a big job in the garden
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New course may encourage efficiency, sustainability with permaculture
Growing movement is an efficient garden system
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Plant two times the flavor with edible flowers
Salads, cookies, ice cream -- even ice cubes -- look and taste great with the addition of certain blossoms
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Onions: Springtime planting brings big summertime bulbs
Plant in fertile soil with good drainage
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Have a date with your shrub before getting out the clippers
If it flowers now, hold off pruning until it's done blooming
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Peel off the layers of growing artichokes
The giant thistles are ornamental and tasty
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Grow fruit trees with confidence the low-input way
Get the healthiest fruit by starting with least-toxic methods