Gardening Tips

Autumn is a good time to divide perennials
Dividing perennials in autumn invigorates overcrowded plants.
Trees offer varying qualities of firewood
Firewood quality is variable
New kiwifruit variety grows well in Oregon
New kiwifruit grows well in Oregon
How to save seeds from your garden favorites
Save seeds from your garden to perpetuate your favorites.
Get rid of garden pests with home remedies
Home remedies can curb pests
Home-heating energy sources and their costs
Home-heating energy sources information available
Learn how to make worm compost bins
Linn County Master Gardener gives advice on how to make worm compost bins.
How to help your homegrown caneberries bear more fruit
Homegrown raspberries and blackberries will stay healthy and bear more fruit with these few simple chores.
When to pick and how to ripen pears to perfection
A freshly picked pear is probably not ready to eat.
Scotch broom is beautiful, but noxious
Scotch broom is noxious in Pacific Northwest