Living the Country Life

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With these seasonal pointers and quick tasks from the experts at John Deere, you'll be prepared for a fast start to spring and high cutting season.
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There's not shortage of products available for the lawn and garden. We've narrowed the search to seven of our favorites.
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Less than a half-hour commute from the big city sits a delightful oasis for both humans and animals.
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Photo gallery of John and Barb Bauman's swim pond and Minnesota home.
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There are a number of reasons why a yard might dip in spots.
Many causes Listen to this radio show (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Dave Minner, turf specialist, Iowa State University If the yard looks like it's developing...
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Every year it's the same story: The lawn starts out looking great. Then the bugs and fungus hit, and by the Fourth of July, that once-lush-and-lovely lawn looks like a war zone. But it doesn...
Arm yourself Every year it's the same story: The lawn starts out looking great. Then the bugs and fungus hit, and by the Fourth of July, that once-lush-and-lovely lawn looks like a war zone....
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Finding more than 10 to 12 grubs per square foot of lawn? Time to take action!
Scout for grubs Battling grubs in the lawn can be a real challenge every year. If you find yourself losing that battle, you may have to re-seed your entire yard because those hungry little pests...
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Here are some great ideas from our Summer 2006 issue. Give them a try on your acreage!
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Answers to your questions about improving and maintaining your rural garden
Q: My newly sodded lawn is being overrun by mushrooms. What can I do to get rid of them and how can I prevent them from coming back? I have dogs to take into consideration when I choose a method to...

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