Gardening

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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?

04/03/2013

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Convention Center Hosting Home And Garden Show

Wireless thermometers and lawn-mowing robots are merely a couple of the new gadgets you can find this week and weekend at the Minneapolis Home and Garden Show.

02/27/2013

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10 Tips To Winterize Your Lawn And Garden

Autumn days may be full of falling leaves and crisp weather, but it is also a time to prep your lawn for winter.

11/01/2012

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Gardeners Grow Trust, Right Along With Tomatoes

It’s hard to miss the hand-painted signs and billowing blue tarp on the front lawn — underneath are the tables loaded with tubs upon tubs of red and juicy tomatoes.

08/23/2012

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Tips For Getting To Work On Your Lawn, Gardens

Is this warm weather giving you the “itch” to get out and garden and work on your lawn? If so, you’re not alone.

03/15/2012

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Tips For Decking The Halls With Holiday Plants

Susie Bachman from Bachman’s Floral & Garden Center shared some advice on caring for your holiday plants.

12/01/2011

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What’s In Your Garden: Add Winter Color With Planters

This is a good time to swap out your planters with greens that will weather the cooler temperatures.

11/17/2011

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Planting A Tree Made Easy As 1-2-3

Planting a tree is an easy way to spruce up your yard. It sounds like a simple task and it can be if you know what you’re doing. Susie Bachman of Bachman’s said there’s a little more science to it.

07/14/2011

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Double Your Garden: How To Divide Perennials

If the perennials in your yard have stopped blooming, maybe it’s time to dig them up.

07/07/2011

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Want Healthy Plants? It’s All In The Water

With all of the rain we’ve has had this season, there has been less of a need to water your garden. As the summer goes on gardening expert, Susie Bachman of Bachman’s, said there are a few things to keep in mind.

06/30/2011

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Stop Critters From Eating Your Garden Before You Do

How do you keep animals from eating the vegetables in your garden before you do?

06/23/2011

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Don’t Be Intimidated By Growing Roses — Try This!

It’s no surprise that roses are America’s favorite flower. But if you are wondering how to get beautiful blooms right in your yard, where do you start?

06/09/2011

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Make A Container Garden Like The Pros

Flowers can really brighten up your home and your yard. Susie Bachman from Bachman’s gives some tips on how to make those blooms flourish in a container.

06/02/2011

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Good Question: Why So Many Dandelions?

It’s hard to disconnect dandelions from that bouquet we gave our moms or from that dandelion crown we made as little kids. As adults, though, frolicking isn’t exactly what we want to do with dandelions.

05/26/2011

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DeBlog: Why Are There So Many Dandelions?

I promise we’re not stuck in the middle of a series of Good Question rants. Last night we talked about Canada Geese. Tonight we’re talking about dandelions.

05/26/2011

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Spring Weather Makes, Breaks Minn. Businesses

When it comes to the weather, some Minnesota businesses just can’t catch a break. Last year’s spring fell early, but this year’s just won’t seem to start.

05/17/2011

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Weather For Gardening And Yard Work? Not So Fast!

Nice sunny spring days like this make you want to get in the garden. On Wednesday, there were plenty of people doing lawn work and hitting garden centers. But experts say you might want to wait before you pull out your gardening tools.

04/07/2011

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‘U’ Offering Answers On Apple Tree Questions

A University of Minnesota scientist is at the core of a team building a portal to connect orchard owners and home gardeners to answers on their questions about apple trees.

11/16/2010

S&S Trees Home and Garden Show – 7/24/10

Yard and Garden questions AND answers along with WCCO radio host Steve Thomson.

07/25/2010

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