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Alton’s Senior Services Plus adds to garden with grant-funded high tunnel. more

Nov 5, 2016 12:00 AM News

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Eliminating breeding areas an important first step. more

Jun 22, 2016 3:34 PM Commentary

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Design an outdoor room for all to enjoy. more

May 26, 2016 11:02 AM Commentary

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Make use of distinctive containers and elevated gardens. more

May 12, 2016 3:44 PM Commentary

Time invested upfront can pay dividends. more

Apr 26, 2016 12:08 PM Commentary


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Benefits include increased productivity and less physical strain. more

Apr 19, 2016 5:36 PM Commentary


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Technique solves problem of poor soil conditions. more

Apr 14, 2016 9:51 AM Commentary

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Photo by Melinda Myers LLC

Native plants provide habitat while enhancing landscape. more

Mar 29, 2016 10:43 AM Commentary

Fall an opportunity for new additions. more

Sep 18, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

Natural methods can reduce plant damage. more

Jul 14, 2015 11:22 AM Commentary

Environmentally sound methods can cut down on warm-weather annoyance. more

Jul 3, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

Getting the most out of irrigation systems. more

Jun 11, 2015 11:12 AM Commentary

Additions can enhance landscapes. more

May 8, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

Holistic approach can save homeowners money. more

May 2, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

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Starting hard-to-find plants, like many of the heirloom or newly introduced varieties, from seed may be the only way you will be able to add these to your garden. more

Mar 28, 2015 12:00 AM Commentary

Properly storing vegetables prolongs retention of flavor and nutritional value. more

Oct 10, 2014 12:32 AM Commentary

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