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Extension Master Gardeners Share their Favorite Tools

Gardening is easier and more fun when using the right tool for the job. EMGs shared some of their favorites in response to an informal survey. Continue reading

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Between the Rows – September Edition

Welcome veggie gardeners! 
It’s time to check out the September VCE Garden Guide for vegetable and herb gardening! Continue reading

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TREE: Cercis canadensis (Eastern Redbud)

This week’s Tried and True is the beautiful Redbud which not only has amazing flowers in spring but is full of fruit at this time of year. Read more and learn about cauliflory. Continue reading

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Garden Myth Busters! Compost Tea

THE MYTH: Compost tea suppresses pathogens and enriches garden soil.
THE REALITY: Read on to learn more! Continue reading

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