Northern & Central Midwest

August, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Fences Can Really Enhance a Garden

We started our weekend by finally facing the fact nine overgrown Zabel honeysuckles at the edge of our driveway were, in fact, eyesores. Russian aphids make little witches' brooms at the tip of each branch every year, making them look even weedier than...
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Web Finds

International Society of Arboriculture The International Society of Arboriculture site gives excellent information about all aspects...


Nano's Baked Summer Squash Ingredients 4 to 6 cups steamed summer squash 2 tablespoons chopped onion 1 pound grated...
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Regional Reminders

  • Harvest Onions When Ready
  • Protect Cole Transplants from Cabbage Butterflies
  • Don't Let the Birds Eat All Your Fruit!
  • Prevent Wilt by Controlling Cucumber Beetles
  • Handpick Colorado Potato Beetles

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