Gardening Tips

New updates available from Oregon State University on canning tomatoes safely
How to safely can tomatoes and salsa
Harvest those veggies!
When garden produce is ready, don't hesitate too long before you harvest. What to look for when harvesting vegetables.
Plants can survive effects of wet, warm weather
There is life after warm, wet weather.
Rhododendrons and azaleas need a strong acidic soil
Check out yellow leaves on rhododendrons and azaleas.
Why vegetables drop blossoms
Blossom drop has many causes.
How to avoid and treat tomato problems
Avoid and treat tomato problems
Plants can keep deer away from the garden
Landscaping with deer-resistant plants is alternative to fencing.
How to meet the watering needs of growing vegetables
Meeting the watering needs of summer vegetables in Oregon.
How to grow flavor-packed herbs
Don't over-fertilize herbs.
No yard space? Here's how to grow a container vegetable garden
Don't let lack of yard space keep you from growing veggies.