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.
February 25, 2015 | Dixie Sandborn | April 22, 2015, marks the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, a day to promote awareness about air and water pollution in your community.
February 20, 2015 | Diane Brown | Take an early step into spring at the Lansing Home and Garden Show and get great money- and time-saving tips for smart gardening.
February 13, 2015 | Gretchen Voyle | Create more from existing succulent plants through successful propagation.
February 13, 2015 | Gretchen Voyle | Treating and storing firewood well will keep you warm and happy.
February 11, 2015 | Rebecca Finneran | Selecting the optimal placement of your vegetable garden is important for success.
February 5, 2015 | Rebecca Krans | Register for Veggies 101 where you will learn how to incorporate smart gardening practices of site selection, soil preparation, vegetable selection, composting and many others.
January 27, 2015 | Lyndon Kelley | Agricultural water users in both Indiana and Michigan with the capacity to pump 70 gallons per minute or more need to report their water use by April 1.
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.
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Date: Feb 26, 2015
Location: TBAISD Career-Tech Center, 880 Parsons Road, Traverse City, MI 49686
Date: Mar 7, 2015
Location: Oakland County Executive Office Building Conference Center, 2100 Pontiac Lake Rd., Waterford MI 48328
Date: Mar 7, 2015
Location: Monroe Meeting Rooms DeVos Place, Grand Rapids, Michigan
- Boxwood blight disease identified in North America
- Composting on Michigan Farms (E2715)
- Cultivate Michigan
- Gardening in Michigan
- Growing Asparagus at Home
- Integrated Pest Management Resources
- Lawn and Garden Soil Sampling
- Michigan 4-H Children’s Garden
- MSU Diagnostics Lab
- MSU Gardens
- MSU Turf Diseases
- MSU Turf Weeds ID & Control
- MSU Turfgrass Science
- Turfgrass Pest Management: Training Manual For Comm Applicators - Category3A (E2327)
- Weather - Drought