Northern & Central Midwest

August, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Time for Harvest!

You've put such hard work into growing your vegetables, and finally comes the best part -- the harvest. Especially if you are a new gardener, it may not be easy to determine just when a particular vegetable is at its peak ripeness and flavor. In...
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Shows & Events

Prairie Heritage Days at the Morton Arboretum Learn how to plant your own prairie, preserve existing prairies, and capture the beauty of a...

Web Finds

Backyard Nature Backyard Nature is a fun Web site for adults and children who yearn to be backyard naturalists....
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Regional Reminders

  • Dig Spring Bulbs
  • Divide and Move Iris and Peonies
  • Plan for Fall Lawn Seeding
  • Produce Bigger Brussels Sprouts
  • Keep Tomatoes Evenly Moist

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