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Training & Pruning Fruit Trees

By Mary Helen Ferguson, Extension Agent, Horticulture Fruit tree training and pruning is a topic of great interest and considerable …

When Insects Invade

by Mary Helen Ferguson, Extension Agent, Horticulture I remember my first encounter with Asian lady beetles: I lived on the seventh …

Think Before You Spray

by Mary Helen Ferguson, Extension Agent, Horticulture “My azalea didn’t look good, so I sprayed it.” Statements like this are …

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Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable Garden

This publication describes ways to minimize nematode problems by employing several control measures such as …

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew

This factsheet covers downy mildew disease in cucurbits, including identification, transmission and disease management and …

Glossary

The glossary for the Extension Master Gardener Handbook defines terms that are found in the …

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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Appendix G. Permaculture Design

This Permaculture Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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Appendix F. History of Landscape Design

This Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain a brief history of land development …

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Appendix E. Season Extenders and Greenhouses

This Season Extension and Greenhouse appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook. It …

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Appendix D. Garden Tools

This Garden Tools appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives readers information …

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