Valley Grows

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GARDEN CLEANUP When: Sept. 11, 6 p.m. What: Join the Trumbull County Master Gardener Volunteers

Evaluating your garden’s performance

By MARILYN MCKINLEY OSU Ext. master gardener volunteer CANFIELD OSU Extension master gardeners

The life span of perennials

Q. How long do perennials really live? I’ve been told many die out in just a couple of years. Please

Still not composting?

Still not composting? Composting can be easy. We have a one-page, six-step process to help you

Seeding the lawn

Seeding the lawn Whether it is a bare spot or a complete renovation, the cool nights and warm days

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Find us in the garden: Thanks Vindy!

You’ll most likely find Eric Barrett and the master gardener volunteers somewhere in a hydrangea garden, enjoying nature and thinking about what comes next.

Come join OSU Extension volunteers at the ... CANFIELD FAIR

By ERIC BARRETT OSU Extension director CANFIELD The Canfield Fair is here again. Our office


MEN’S GARDEN CLUB When: Today and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. What: Come out to the club’s 54th

How to ward off those pesky mosquitoes

By EILEEN W. NOVOTNY OSU Ext. master gardener volunteer CANFIELD Summertime is full of fun

Carpenter bees must go

Q. Carpenter bees were attacking my pergola and dive bombing me earlier this summer. What can I do

Soggy lawns?

Soggy lawns? Compaction in home lawns could be a major issue due to the extreme moisture this

Time to plan for cover crops

Time to plan for cover crops With some of our vegetable gardens not planted and some with


BIRDING THE SANCTUARY When: Today, 8 to 9:30 a.m. What: Join Jeff Harvey looking and listening

Just a few reasons why we love nature

By MARILYN MCKINLEY OSU master gardener volunteer CANFIELD I believe that each person has a

Planting daffodil bulbs

Q. I dug up some daffodil bulbs for transplanting. Do I have to wait until fall to replant? Helen