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Webinars by eOrganic

Learn the latest in organic farming practices and research by attending or watching an eOrganic Webinar- (anyone can join in, many topics). Sign up for upcoming webinars … [Continue]

From The Ground Up

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Poinsettias Are Not Poisonous!

“Research studies at Ohio State University found that the poinsettia is not toxic and the POISINCDEX Information Service indicates that there is no reasonable … [Continue]

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Fall Gardening Tips

The VCE Master Gardener newsletter "In Season" shares simple tips on what to do in the fall garden- 1- Create an indoor herb garden with parsley, chives, sage, … [Continue]

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Care of Garden Equipment

Excerpt from VCE's publication #426-332 Fall Vegetable Gardening— “Clean-up of tools and equipment is another important practice related to the garden which … [Continue]

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Pruning- When and Why?

When is it OK to prune your shrubs or trees? Spring, fall or whenever? What is the best method to trim back overgrowth? Below are several Virginia Cooperative … [Continue]

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Beautiful Winterberry

Glimpse into Master Gardener Facebook pages--  "Ilex verticillata, winterberry, is a native that shines in winter. Its berries … [Continue]

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Photos: Bug Of The Month

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Welcome to "Jim's Bugs" photo series. Each month highlights a different insect, with links to Jim's home-spun stories and … [Continue]