Lawn & Garden
Whether you are looking to save money, love fresh flavor or just enjoy working with nature, Michigan is a great place for growing fruit, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. Michigan State University Extension offers many resources ranging from pest and disease management to keeping turf, landscapes and gardens looking beautiful.
January 19, 2015 | Tom Dudek | Michigan State University’s Horticulture Demonstration Garden’s list of the Top Performing Annuals can give greenhouse growers, landscapers and gardeners some great performing plants to choose from in 2015.
January 16, 2015 | Heidi Wollaeger | Learn how consumers, landscapers and commercial nurseries and greenhouses can protect pollinators in the landscape. The session will also cover 2014 marketing research on the public perception of conventional and alternative pest control practices.
January 15, 2015 | Rebecca Finneran | Smart water management in a home vegetable garden will lead to conserving water resources, healthy plants and improved productivity.
January 15, 2015 | Diane Brown | Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an integral part of a smart garden.
January 15, 2015 | Rebecca Krans | A healthy soil is vital for a successful vegetable garden.
January 8, 2015 | Gretchen Voyle | Little, tan moths are a common thing to find in kitchens during the winter months.
January 8, 2015 | Gretchen Voyle | Old advice can be new advice for beginning gardeners.
December 30, 2014 | Brad Baughman | Michigan State University Extension will host Ag Action Day 2015, an agriculture and home horticulture networking and educational event, Jan. 30, in Oshtemo Township, Michigan.
December 29, 2014 | Dixie Sandborn | Selecting seeds is a great way to introduce new perennials into your garden and now is the perfect time to start them.
December 23, 2014 | Garrett Ziegler | Bon Appetit Management Company, a leader in local food service management, and MLB's Giants partner on outfield garden for fruits, vegetables, flowers and even sod.
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Date: Jan 30, 2015
Location: 6767 West "O" Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49003
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Location: Van Buren Conference Center 490 S. Paw Paw Street Lawrence, MI 49064
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Location: Caledonia Township Hall, 135 N. State Street, Owosso, MI 48867
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