Minimizing deer damage
What's the best mulch to use?
Dividing plants during the growing season
This past week, I was honored to be invited to the Western Illinois University Agriculture Banquet, where faculty and students celebrated another year of education, research and community outreach.
The dangers of tree topping
Managing invasive insects, plants and diseases
Using eggshells in the garden and compost
Days are finally starting to get longer and warmer, both of which excite gardeners each year. I stepped outside this morning and was grateful for the sunshine and warmth and began looking over my garden.
Night yields to day in the late winter and spring, which seems to re-energize me. Already I've found time to get in the yard to do a bit of cleaning.