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Consider Plants When Using Deicing Salt

Deicing salts are helpful in providing dry, safe pavement for walking and driving. They are used in large quantities to improve safety during icy conditions. While deicing salts are important tools, the runoff from treated pavement contains...Read More

Pruning Young Trees

Proper pruning is essential in developing a tree with a strong structure and desirable form. One example where pruning a younger tree can prevent problems later can be found with redbuds and ornamental pears. These trees, as...Read More

Ordering Seeds for Vegetable Gardens

Looking through a seed catalog, store rack, or online product offering, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by options. But, for gardeners who have had issues in the past, choosing different varieties is one way to preventatively manage...Read More

The Eastern Redcedar

The Eastern Redcedar (Juniperus virginiana) is a tree that you cannot miss, even if you tried. Its wide native range from Ontario and Quebec to mid-Florida and west to North Dakota and Texas makes it the most...Read More