Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

September, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Integrated Pest Management

There are many ways to solve a problem in the garden, just like there are in life. It's usually best to begin with the least intrusive solution, then work your way up until the problem has been solved. That is the theory behind Integrated Pest...
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Clever Gardening Technique

Foil Hungry Birds To protect your fruit crops from hungry birds, hang blank CDs in the branches. Run a string...

Tool or Gardening Product

Chopsticks I have used chopsticks in my garden for years. They have served as plant tags, digging tools,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Sow Cover Crops
  • Purchase Spring-Blooming Bulbs
  • Fertilize Lawns
  • Control Grubs
  • Plant Sweet Peas

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