Garden Tour scheduled for this weekend | House and garden

Garden Tour scheduled for this weekend |  House and garden

The Hanford Garden Club Tour takes place on Saturday April 23 from 9am to 3pm. Tickets are $25 and are available at the Ramblin’ Rose in Lemoore, Hofman’s Nursery, Gonsalves-Fasso or by calling Jana Dudley at 559-381-2689. Ronny and Jonette Montgomery say their home is a little country in the city. On 2 1/2 acres … Read more

Researchers call on backyard scientists to help save pollinators | Home & Garden

Researchers call on backyard scientists to help save pollinators |  Home & Garden

URBANA — Fluttering quietly and steadily from flower to flower, butterflies, bees, and other pollinators do the hard background work of fertilizing flowering plants, fruits, and crops. But these unsung heroes are in danger. Studies have shown that an estimated 40% of insect species, including the monarch butterfly, are threatened with extinction in the coming … Read more

Letters for home and garden for May 13, 2022 | Journal News

Letters for home and garden for April 8, 2022 |  Journal News

Master gardener garden festival and plant sale in MayKEARNEYSVILLE — Master gardeners at the Berkeley-Jefferson Extension plan to hold a garden party and plant sale on May 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Master gardeners have bred plants to enhance gardens from container plants, vegetables and herbs to annuals, perennials, trees and native plants. … Read more

Costway recognized by Newsweek and Statistica as one of the

Costway recognized by Newsweek and Statistica as one of the

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ, May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Costway, a leading online home delivery brand, has recently been recognized by big names like Statistica and Newsweek. Statistica named Costway one of America’s Best Home and Garden Brands of 2022. Costway’s ice maker was also featured in the latest Newsweek review. The online poll includes … Read more

Garden Help Desk: how to get pumpkin without those bumps | News, Sports, Jobs

Garden Help Desk: how to get pumpkin without those bumps  |  News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy of Meredith Seaver Very tender plants like basil can become damaged when temperatures drop below the mid 50’s, especially in spring when the plants are young. Is there anything that can be done to reduce the likelihood of pumpkin fruit being distorted with bumps all over? If your squash … Read more

Letters for home and garden for May 6, 2022 | Journal News

Letters for home and garden for April 8, 2022 |  Journal News

Master gardener garden festival and plant sale in MayKEARNEYSVILLE — Master gardeners at the Berkeley-Jefferson Extension plan to hold a garden party and plant sale on May 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Master gardeners have bred plants to enhance gardens from container plants, vegetables and herbs to annuals, perennials, trees and native plants. … Read more

Letters for home and garden for April 15, 2022 | Journal News

Letters for home and garden for April 8, 2022 |  Journal News

News from the Berkeley County Youth Fair AssociationMARTINSBURG — Everyone out there has yet to enter a market goat, hog, or lamb for the Berkeley County Youth Fair? Registration is still open. If you are planning to exhibit at the Berkeley County Youth Fair with a market goat, pig or market lamb, don’t wait until … Read more

Chestnut Hill prepares for sun and fun at her home and garden party | lifestyle

Chestnut Hill prepares for sun and fun at her home and garden party |  lifestyle

Chestnut Hill’s Home and Garden Festival is back for fun and shopping for all. On Sunday, May 1, one hundred and fifty vendors will line up along blocks 7700-8600 of Germantown Avenue to bring the community together and support local businesses in the Chestnut Hill Business District. This one-day festival runs from 11:00 am to … Read more

GARDENER’S COLUMN: The basics of fertilization | Home & Garden

GARDENING COLUMN: Trying to Wait Patiently for Spring |  Home & Garden

“I find that a true gardener is not a man who cultivates flowers; he is a man who cultivates the soil.” – Karel Capek I was finally able to get out and really start cleaning my garden beds. I only had one afternoon but it was lovely. I had to chop down and remove my … Read more

Letters for home and garden for April 29, 2022 | Journal News

Letters for home and garden for April 8, 2022 |  Journal News

Berkeley County Youth News from the trade fair association MARTINSBURG – Does anyone out there need to enter a market goat, hog, or market lamb for the Berkeley County Youth Fair? Registration is still open. If you are planning to exhibit at the Berkeley County Youth Fair with a market goat, pig or market lamb, … Read more