Garden Talk newsletter

September 2016 (PDF)

  • The fruits of fall
  • Fall lawn care
  • Protecting our bees
  • Fall webworm creates webs in trees
  • Gardening tips for September
  • Upcoming events

August 2016 (PDF)

  • Planting a fall vegetable garden
  • Tomato leaf rolling
  • Red-root pigweed
  • White mold in green beans
  • The dangers or drought on fruit crops
  • August gardening tips
  • Upcoming events

July 2016 (PDF)

  • Vegetable grafting can help overcome poor soil, diseases
  • Master Gardener training to be held this fall
  • What is grape phylloxera?
  • Brown cool-season grass not necessarily a sign of disease
  • Save water at home with simple tips
  • Master Beekeeper course start in Hannibal July 9
  • July gardening tips
  • Upcoming events

June 2016 (PDF)

  • Dealing with chiggers
  • Explanation of soil test recommendation terms
  • Garden myth
  • Pyrethrins
  • Growing Elderberry plants
  • Garden tips for June
  • Upcoming events

May 2016 (PDF)

  • Be cautious when spraying herbicides
  • April freeze effects on plants
  • Good lawn practices reduce risk of nutsedge taking over
  • how to deal with tunneling pests in your yard
  • Gardening tips for May
  • Upcoming events

April 2016 (PDF)

  • Spring lawn care
  • Favorite tomato varieties
  • Eastern Tent Caterpillar
  • April is National Gardening month - Truman students to offer gardening program
  • Garden tips for April
  • Upcoming events

March 2016 (PDF)

  • Getting ready for spring gardening
  • Graffiti cauliflower
  • Missouri Century Farm program
  • Soil Health workshop March 4
  • Bradford Pear trees are becoming invasive
  • Gardening tips for March
  • Upcoming events

February 2016 (PDF)

  • Starting seeds indoors
  • Garden workshop February 19 in Kirksville
  • Growing African violets
  • Growing and caring for Amaryllis
  • Master Gardener news
  • Gardening tips for February
  • Upcoming events

January 2016 (PDF)

  • Don't kill your plants by over-watering
  • All-American Selections introduces nine winner for the 2016 garden season
  • Lighting important for house plants
  • Great Plains Grower Conferences
  • Garden tips for January
  • Upcoming events