Bedford Extension Master Gardeners are from all walks of life, and volunteer on behalf of Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE). We receive specialized training in environmental horticulture. We serve … [Read More...]
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Good tomato "hygiene" is key to a bumper crop. grow healthy tomatoes: staking and pruning - A Way To Garden how to … [Continue]
A great #gardening tip! #planting Homemade Insecticide - Farmers' Almanac Hints & Tips More tips … [Continue]
Hops!! Not just for beer.... It's a medicinal herb as well. And - It's GREAT for butterflies too! Medical … [Continue]
If you want a pristine lawn this video will help you with the pesky dandelions. However, remember that dandelions are often the first flowers … [Continue]
From The Ground Up
"One of the best things about springtime is the abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables. Since many of us have a hard time getting the recommended … [Continue]
Two Master Food Volunteers from the Bedford Cooperative Extension Office will explain how to take strawberries straight from the field and preserve … [Continue]
Wondering how you can help out the dwindling Monarch population- add milkweed plants to your landscape, gardens or containers! The blog by Abby Barber … [Continue]
Many of us are noticing the effects of winter plant damage and/or disease while trimming and cleaning up our landscapes- see how healthy your Junipers … [Continue]
Photos: Bug Of The Month
Welcome! “Jim’s Bugs” photo corner highlights a different insect (or insect group) each month. Read Jim’s informative stories (with a local … [Continue]
If your knees aren't green by the end of the day, you ought to seriously re-examine your life.