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Do your best to keep the high tunnel cool
High tunnels hold the heat for growing crops in spring and fall. But this time of year, they can get much hotter than plants prefer. Cool season crops like lettuce will not germinate when soil...
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Monitor outside temperatures and don't plop them out in full sun the first day
Houseplants appreciate the fresh, warm air of spring after a long dreary winter. Moving them outside to live on the deck or patio is therapeutic for us, too. Dennis Patton is an Extension...
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Flea market finds unite with simple summer fare to create a laid-back party among the posies. Here are a few ways to create your own garden party with a breezy, country-fresh look.
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Lakeside landscaping combines waterfalls, pools, paths, and outdoor dining
Jim Scott’s garden, perched next to Alabama’s Lake Martin, provides the ultimate warm-season amenities: a labyrinth of intersecting trails, meandering streams, hideaways, and surprises. Moving water—...
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Create Memorable Moments This Summer – Design an Outdoor Room for All to Enjoy
No matter your budget, space or gardening experience, you can design an outdoor entertainment area for you, your family and friends to enjoy. Start by gathering ideas from magazines, the internet...
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The heat is hard on everyone, including your animals. They rely on you to help them stay cool when temperatures rise.
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Find out how you can control five damaging pests in your garden.
Find out how you can control five damaging pests in your garden.
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Keep cool this summer with these clever ideas!
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Learn what you can do to prevent heat stress and manage your cattle herd this summer.
Learn how to manage your herd this summer and what you can do to prevent heat stress.
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Create your own seasonal door decorations with these creative ideas!
Create your own seasonal door decor with these creative ideas!

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