It could be a desire for fragrant flowers. It could be as simple as wanting to shave a bit off your food bill. Whatever the reason, you’ve decided to plant your first-ever garden. Listen to the audio.
MU Extension can help you produce a bounty of fruits, vegetables and flowers. Read our latest information.
If your garden is more clay than loam, not all is lost. You can improve clay soil. Listen to the audio.
Growing a garden provides your body with a good physical workout. Make gardening a family affair and all will harvest the benefits.
Trees, like people, have a life span. They live, they flourish, they die.
Growing fruit is a true labor of love because there are so many pests waiting to deny you the fruits of your labor.
University of Missouri Extension has released a free app for iPhones, iPads and Android devices to help people easily identify weeds in the field, lawn or garden. Watch the video.
Cut open a seed and you'll see a miracle. A tiny, embryonic plant waits inside, ready to break free of its seed coat, grow roots and push up through the soil.
Homeowners looking forward to a lush, green lawn this spring and summer should take care not to overdo it. Watch the video.
It pays to do a little research, ask some questions and check with other gardeners before purchasing plants.
During her 23 years as an extension agronomy specialist, Pat Miller has answered a lot of questions and looked at a lot of plants.
In the first overhaul of the map in more than 20 years, many areas are finding that warmer winters now allow plants that formerly only neighbors to the south could enjoy.
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