Northern & Central Midwest

March, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Luscious Strawberries to Tempt Your Tastebuds

It may seem a long way to summer, but I'm going to tempt you into thinking about it now by talking about that essence of summer, the strawberry. Strawberries are comfortably at home in even the tiniest garden, and can even double as attractive landscape...
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Web Finds

Science For Kids This Sci4kids site for kids on the Agricultural Research Site has news stories plus great ideas...

Local Buzz

Good News About Cranberries More reasons to enjoy a tasty cranberry muffin! In addition to their help with urinary tract...
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Regional Reminders

  • Spray Fruit Trees With Dormant Oil
  • Plant Trees at the Right Depth
  • Plant Cole Crops in the Garden
  • Start Warm-Weather Seeds Now
  • Fertilize and Repot Houseplants

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