September, 2011
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Lemons for Limes

National News

If your garden produced a bounty of vegetables this summer, you may have had more than you and your family could eat at certain times. What to do with all that extra produce? Many of us share with...

Hot Enough for You?

Lots of gardeners across the country would probably answer with a resounding "Yes!" given the extreme heat in many areas this past summer. And the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Back to Eden

Back to Eden is a new feature documentary that follows one man's revolutionary approach to organic gardening. "It's all about the covering!" is how Paul Gautschi enthusiastically describes his...

Fall Frost Dates

Gardeners are becoming more and more interested in keeping their gardens as productive as possible into the fall and winter months. Whether growing in the open garden or using season extenders...

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In the Garden


Will YOUR Tree Topple?

The storm winds are strong; rains are heavy and prolonged. Crack, CRACK, CRASH. Is that your maple tree or the neighbor's ash? A huge branch or the whole tree uprooted? Is your homeowner's insurance paid up? You've been meaning to call arborist for...
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Clever Gardening Technique

Reuse What's Around My neighborhood is tops for trash-picking. Two neighbors have discarded folding wooden clothes...

Tool or Gardening Product

Dancing Garden Mirrors Judy Roberts and friends on Cape Cod make these delights to sparkle and shine and bring smiles in...
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Regional Reminders

  • Clip Off Herb Flowers and Trim Herbs
  • Test Lawn Soil Before Adding Lime
  • Put Diseased Plant Material Out with the Trash
  • Enjoy The Harvest
  • Look Around at Neighbors

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