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Grow your own potatoes

Mar 1995
An article from 1995 about growing your own potatoes.

By Phil Hamm, Alvin Mosley, Oscar Gutbrod, Steven James, Kerry Locke, Lynn Jensen | Article

Turfgrasses and Lawn Care in Eastern Oregon

Jan 2018
Today, turfgrass is the single largest irrigated crop in the United States and covers three times the land area of any other cultivated crop. An estimated 40.5 million acres of grasses are planted in residential, commercial and institutional lawns, golf courses, and athletic fields. Learn more about the structure and establishment of turfgrass and how to address weeds, diseases, and insects.

By Richard Smiley | Article

Control sneaky root weevils with beneficial nematodes

Sep 22, 2017
If you see notches in leaves, chances are your plant is being attacked by pesky beetle

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Symphylans have invaded my garden, how can I get rid of them?

Apr 2018
How do i get rid of symphylans? I have turned the dirt numerous times and treated with Bifenthrin as was directed by a soil expert at a local greenhouse ( 3 days ago) and they're still alive and well. Help!!! I am trying to get some of my cold crop starts in the ground, but want to get rid of these bugs first.

By Jeff Choate | Featured Question

Get indoor pests to bug off without chemicals

Nov 20, 2015
Winter is a good time to check for insects on your houseplants

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Wet weather invited crane flies to invade lawns

Apr 28, 2017
Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Nothing beats bug patrol for organic gardeners

Apr 29, 2016
Look for OMRI logo when buying organic products

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Maggot mystery, how do I make them go away?

Sep 2016
I have maggots in my bucket compost. What shall I do?

By Linda Brewer | Featured Question

Publication tackles new pest causing concern in western Oregon

Feb 25, 2016
Winter cutworm causes significant damage in some crops and ornamental plants

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Living with termites in Bend!

Jul 2017
I am trying to assess whether my exterminator is giving me accurate information about termite activity in Central Oregon. I am a new home owner of a house built in 1936. Termite activity was discovered during inspection and the exterminator sprayed. 2 months later we found a live termite colony in a floor beam. Also old trails in a door frame. He says it takes up ...

By Amy Jo Detweiler | Featured Question