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.
March 2, 2015 | Kevin Frank | Ice sheets have once again formed on putting greens this winter and damage to turfgrass may occur.
February 27, 2015 | Rebecca Krans | Use Smart Gardening techniques to build healthy soil and increase the life within it. Learn more about healthy soils and composting at the 2015 West Michigan Home and Garden Show, March 5-8.
February 26, 2015 | Kendra Wills | Michigan State University Extension offers useful tips for the home vegetable gardener.
February 26, 2015 | Rebecca Finneran | Choosing plants and designs that are inspired by nature helps home gardeners achieve goals for smart, biodiverse and sustainable landscapes. Learn more at the 2015 West Michigan Home and Garden Show, March 5-8.
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.
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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
Date: Mar 12, 2015
Location: Oakland County Extension 1200 N. Telegraph Road #26 E Pontiac, MI 48341
- 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
- Michigan 4-H Entomology Project Snapshot (4H1631)
- 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