Garden Talk - 2010 Archives

December 2010 (PDF)

  • Making your own holiday wreath
  • Missouri Livestock Symposium
  • The many uses of pumpkin
  • Ten quick tips on selecting a Christmas tree at a retail lot
  • Master Gardener classes held this fall
  • Poinsettia facts
  • Gardening Tips for December

November 2010 (PDF)

  • Preparing your garden for winter
  • Winter squash
  • The sweet potato...a Thanksgiving favorite
  • Master Gardeners--all volunteer hours are due November 30
  • Gardening tips for November
  • Upcoming events

October 2010 (PDF)

  • Selecting and using fall pumpkins
  • Asian Lady Beetles
  • Lady Landowners Workshop
  • It's Persimmon picking time
  • Seventy-five attend local fruit tour
  • Gardening tips for October
  • Upcoming events

September 2010 (PDF)

  • 10th Annual Northeast Missouri Food Fest September 18 in Kirksville
  • Tour of local fruit farms September 15
  • Missouri Master Gardener coordinator resigns
  • Listening to the voices of "weeds"
  • Missouri apple history
  • Missouri apple facts
  • Gardening tips for September
  • Upcoming events

August 2010 (PDF)

  • Preserving the harvest
  • Master Gardeners dedicate bench in memory of former member
  • Tomatoes and tomatillos
  • Yellow Nutsedge common in lawns this summer
  • Picking blueberries
  • August gardening tips
  • Upcoming events

July 2010 (PDF)

  • Thinking outside the shopping cart
  • Fireblight
  • Anthracnose of shade trees
  • Septoria leaf spot and early blight of tomatoes
  • Cedar-Apple Rust
  • July gardening tips
  • Upcoming events

June 2010 (PDF)

  • Fair time is almsot upon us
  • Master Gardener training to be held in Kirksville
  • Frequently asked vegetable questions
  • Homemade deer repellent
  • Using firewood ash as lime or fertilizer
  • Kirksville garden tour
  • Garden tips for June
  • Upcoming events

May 2010 (PDF)

  • Tree galls generally cause little damage
  • Frequently asked vegetable questions
  • Salt River Master Gardeners to hold plant sale
  • Truman State University students start composting project
  • Master Gardener training to be held in Kirksville
  • Spring allergens
  • Garden tips for May
  • Upcoming events

April 2010 (PDF)

  • With a little work, growing fruit can be rewarding
  • Garden n' Grow to be held in Kirksville and Queen City this summer
  • Jason Andrew Schutter born February 26
  • Ten easy steps to incorporate more local and seasonal food into your diet
  • Garden tips for April
  • Upcoming events

March 2010 (PDF)

  • The four leaf clover...a symbol of St. Patrick's Day
  • Signs of spring in the garden
  • Pruning fruit trees and other small fruits
  • Food for thought...why eat locally
  • Gardening tips for March
  • Upcoming Events

February 2010 (PDF)

  • The rose...the perfect flower for Valentine's Day
  • 2010 All America rose selection
  • 2010 Plants of Merit
  • MU tree workshop at Linneus February 27
  • 2009 Master Gardener volunteer hours
  • Gardening tips for February
  • Upcoming events

January 2010 (PDF)

  • Winter in the garden...feeding the birds
  • Healthy yards for clear streams workshop
  • Ten healthy fall fruits and vegetables
  • Address/email updates needed
  • Garden tips for January
  • Upcoming events

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