National News - From NGA Editors
Protecting Trees during Construction
Whether you're building on a new site or adding on to or renovating your existing home, you undoubtedly recognize the value of the existing trees on your property and want to keep them healthy and...
Helping Veterans with Green Spaces
Gardeners know the feeling of peace and well-being that working out in the garden brings. Now Keith Tidwell, a senior Extension associate in the Department of Natural Resources at Cornell...
White to Rose Geranium
Who doesn't love geraniums! They are easy to grow and the epitome of cheerfulness. And while bright red blossoms are classic, there is lots more to explore in the geranium world. One of the...
Year of the Watermelon
For all of you for whom summer just wouldn't be summer without a sweet crisp watermelon to sink your teeth into, you'll be glad to learn that the National Garden Bureau has declared 2013 as the...
In the Garden
One of the benefits -- and also one of the drawbacks -- of growing annuals in containers is that the possibilities for different combinations are truly infinite. While this can be somewhat daunting when it comes to decision-making, it's also lots of fun...
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National Center for Home Food Preservation Maybe you've been canning and freezing garden produce for years and just have an occasional...
Identifying Backyard Bugs Whitney Cranshaw, professor and Extension specialist at Colorado State University, who's...
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- Be Safe in the Sun and Heat
- Water Newly Planted Trees and Shrubs
- Divide and Replant Iris
- Mow Lawns Higher
- Replace Spring Vegetables