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Horticulture Newsletter

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February

February 20, 2018

  • Video of the Week:  Growing Asparagus
  • Lawn Calendar for Cool-Season Grasses
  • Planting Asparagus
  • Gardening Calendar
  • Fertilizing Spring-flowering Bulbs
  • Soil Testing
  • Soil Tests When Soils are Wet
  • What a Soil Test Does not Tell You

 

February 13, 2018

  • Video of the Week:  Pruning Fruit Trees
  • Pruning Fruit Trees
  • Pruning Overgrown Apple Trees
  • Pruning Young Fruit Trees
  • Approaching Time for Peach Leaf Curl Control
  • Handling Tips for Valentine's Day Roses
  • Check Plants for Scale Insects

 February 6, 2018

  • Video of the Week:  Pothos and Philodendron:  Easy Care Plants
  • The Difference Among Determinate, Semi-Determinate and Indeterminate Tomatoes
  • More Tomato Trial Information
  • Fungus Gnats
  • Plants Recommended for Kansas
  • Bringing Houseplants Down to Size
  • Poisonous Plants

 

 January

January 30, 2018

  • Video of the Week:  Flower Bed Design
  • Cloning  Apple Trees
  • Multiple Grafts on Apple Trees
  • Preventing Potatoes from Sprouting in Storage
  • Tomato Trials
  • Use a Planting Calendar
  • Growing Your Own Firewood

 

January 23, 2018

  • Video of the Week:   Attracting Birds to your Backyard
  • Fruit Trees and Frost
  • Start Trees Off Right
  • Dutch Elm Disease Resistant American Elms
  • Pawpaw Trees:  A Native Fruit
  • Bird Feeding
  • Now is a Good Time to Design Your Landscape

 

January 16, 2018

  • Video of the Week: How to Make a Grow Light
  • All-America Selection Winners for 2018
  • Newer Light Available for Indoor Gardeners
  • Caddo Sugar Maples

 

January 9, 2018

  • Video of the Week:  Paperwhites for Winter Fragrance
  • Horticulture 2017 Indexed
  • Great Plains Growers Conference
  • Starting Onion Plants Indoors
  • Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs
  • Starting Garden Transplants from Seed
  • Using Old Garden Seed
  • Vegetables and Flowers Seeding Table