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Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

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Leland Cypress Needle Drop

This time of year leyland cypress shed their older needles. Needle drop, or needle shedding, is more pronounced this …

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Pruning Grapevines

One of the most common questions I get at this time of year is about when and how to …

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Modern Farming

Farming has always been part of the American culture. Even before European settlers arrived, the Indians were involved in …

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