Living the Country Life

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Listed in order of importance, these 10 tips from a horticulture educator will have your lawn in top shape in no time!
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Congratulations to the winner and finalists in the 2013 Beautiful Places photo contest, sponsored by Exmark Mowers. Thanks to our readers for sharing your places in the country.
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Here are a few favorite porches from our readers. Share your photos by clicking on the "Photos" tab on the blue rail above!
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The Beautiful Places photo contest, sponsored by Exmark Mowers, gave readers a chance to share a place they called "Beautiful." Here are some wonderful waterscapes!
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Our readers love to show off their places in the country. Here are a few of the many entries from a past Beautiful Places photo contest, sponsored by Exmark Mowers.
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With the right tools and a little patience, you can win the tug-of-war
A few years ago I spent the good part of a day trying to tear out an old barberry bush. I wrapped a strap around the trunk, attached it to our lawn tractor, and gave it full steam. The strap broke...
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Rob Smith's landscaping showcases his favorite hobby, with a miniature train set running through his backyard.
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This Minnesota showplace started small and kept growing.
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Add some interest to your landscape with a pavilion.
Building a garden pavilion provides a versatile addition to your landscape. Gatherings with friends and family, weddings, and outdoor dining are just a few of the possibilities. Kevin Boyle is a...
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The work around our remodeled front porch continues. We now have red rock, a few plants, stone edging, and grass seeding. Rain, sleet, and snow is expected tomorrow. I want the moisture, but not the...

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