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Logan Brandon, 13, of Butler, harvested his first-ever buck Nov. 27. ...
December 11, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
Looking for a holiday gift idea beyond the poinsettia for the gardener in your life? There are garden-related gifts to bring holiday joy to novice and experienced garden...
December 04, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
Recently we changed our clocks to “fall back” one hour. That change signals the end of long daylight periods where we could tend to our gardens. Now is the time to shore...
December 04, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
The horn of plenty, long associated with Thanksgiving and a bountiful harvest, originates from ancient times. In Greek mythology, the infant Zeus unintentionally broke t...
November 13, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Colin and Donna Craig-Brown were weeding their garden in New Zealand when Colin’s hoe struck something huge just beneath the soil’s surface. As...
November 06, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
The attack was vicious and silent, beginning in the dead of night following a four-inch July rain and severe winds. Deer attacked the zucchinis, squash and cucumbers, w...
September 18, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
Looking for a showy, spring blooming tree for your landscape? Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis) is a species worthy of consideration. The Eastern Redbud, a small decid...
September 11, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
Kick off the autumn gardening season by attending the virtual Endless Summer Fall Garden Seminar hosted by the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Butler County Sep...
August 28, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
The Passavant House Garden, at 243 S. Main St. in Zelienople, literally brings history to life. Open to the public daily during daylight hours and free admission lure ga...
August 07, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
Last fall I noticed that my lawn, although green, was comprised of a mix of grasses that were not as attractive as they could be. I realized that when my house was buil...
July 17, 2021 Agriculture 0 Comments
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