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Miscellaneous Berry Crops in the Home Garden

An introduction to growing kiwifruit, currants, gooseberries, lingonberries, and other berries at home.

By Bernadine Strik, | Educational Document

Growing Table Grapes in the Home Garden

An introduction to growing table grapes at home.

By Bernadine Strik, | Presentation

Strawberries for the Home Garden

An introduction on growing strawberries at home.

By Bernadine Strik, | Presentation

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A look back on a year of gardening stories

Jan 12, 2019
A story about yellowjackets topped the most-popular list.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Know when it’s time to pick pears and apples

Sep 14, 2018
Apples ripen on the tree, but pears must be stored first.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Planning now brings a good tomato season next year

Sep 7, 2018
If you had problems with blossom-end rot this year, try amending the soil with lime and changing your watering habits.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

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Can a pluot pollinator be plum or apricot?

I have a Flavor Supreme pluot. The year before last it had a lot of fruit. I do not have a pollinator for it, but the neighbor's have a plum. Last year it had only a few fruits. I want to get a pollinator. According to what I read it needs to be another pluot or a plum (there is a list of them). Why...

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