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Tick Season Arrives in Arlington and Alexandria

VIRGINIA COOPERATIVE EXTENSION ARLINGTON COUNTY OFFICE Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford St., Arlington VA 22206 Telephone 703-228-6400 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  May 28, 2014 Contact:  Kirsten Buhls, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Agent, (kbuhls@vt.edu) Tick season arrived a little later this … Continue reading

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The Master Gardeners’ Bookshelf – Mid-Atlantic Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

While it’s time to put many of our garden beds to rest for the winter, some gardeners may enjoy perusing a new Arlington Library acquisition to help them plan their plantings of edibles for the spring growing season. Continue reading

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USDA Unveils New Plant Hardiness Zone Map / January 25, 2012 / News from the USDA Agricultural Research Service

USDA Unveils New Plant Hardiness Zone Map January 25, 2012: News from the USDA Agricultural Research Service The Arlington area is classified as Zone 7a. This zone extends down to the southern side of Richmond where it turns into Zone … Continue reading

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