Mid-Atlantic

July, 2014
Regional Report

Web Finds

Clemson University Home and Garden Information Center
The Clemson University Home and Garden Information Center offers a wealth of useful information covering topics such as Landscape, Garden and Other Plants; Insects, Diseases and Other Problems; Food Safety and Preservation. The site is easy to navigate, and the information is clear, relevant, and concise. For example, the section about Less Toxic Insecticides explains available product types, their uses, pros and cons, and toxicity levels.

Tool or Gardening Product

Goserud V-Shaped Hoe
The Goserud V-shaped Hoe is a light-weight, long-handled tool with a sharp, 3-inch triangular blade that lets you easily weed between plants, refine an already cut bed edge, and cultivate precisely while standing straight up. Available with or without a soft grip handle. An excellent value at $29.95, it can be ordered directly from the company atfavorite gardening tool for more than a decade is the Goserud V-shaped Hoe. With creaky knees, I prefer to work standing up when possible. This long-handled tool with a sharp, 3-inch triangular blade enables me to easily weed between plants, refine an already cut bed edge, and cultivate precisely -- while on my feet. New models come in soft grip or with a leather band to reduce hand and wrist fatigue. An excellent value at $29.95. Order directly from the company at http://www.goserud.com/Hoes.htm.

Donate Today

The Garden in Every School Initiative

Shop Our Fall Catalog

— ADVERTISEMENTS —