This page contains an archive of Larry Caplan's "Extension Notes" column from the Evansville Courier and Press for 2015.
01/04/2015 Vandalism in the Garden 01/11/2015 Is This Tree Worth Saving 01/18/2015 Winter Pruning Chores 01/25/2015 Cutting Back Ornamental Grasses 02/01/2015 Groundhog Day 02/08/2015 Horned Oak Gall Review 02/15/2015 Tree Diversity is the Name of the Game 02/22/2015 Why Do We Prune Trees and Shrubs? 03/01/2015 Upcoming Local Programs 03/08/2015 Angel Mounds Spring Farm Fest 03-15-2015 Wet Soil 03/22/2015 Amazing Maize and Cool Corn 03/29/2015 Big Demand for Small Growers 04/05/2015 Fruit Trees Need Multiple Treatments for Disease, Insect Prevention 04/12/2015 Several Causes for Spruce Needle Drop 04/19/2015 Carpenter Bees 04/26/2015 Weird Worms Wriggling in Yards 05/03/2015 Questions from the Mail Bag 05/10/2015 Bird Flu and Home Gardeners 5/17/2015 Periodic Cicada Returns to Tri-State 05/24/2015 Poison Hemlock Blooming in Tri-State 05/31/2015 Do NOT Touch! 06/07/2015 Spreading Bamboo Spreads Misery 6/14/2015 SWIMGA Garden Walk 06/21/2015 Garden Safety 06/28/2015 Consequences of Wet Season 07/05/2015 Plant Hoppers and Bark Lice 07/12/2015 Wet Weather Brings Bizarre Blobs 07/19/2015 Tree Risk Assessment 07/26/2015 Summer Insect Pests 08/02/2015 Walk Softly in the Garden 08/08/2015 Come On and Hear Larry Caplan's Ragweed Band! 08/16/2015 Map Out Yard Problems Now for Improvement Next Year 08/23/2015 You Don't Miss Your Water Till Your Well Runs Dry 08/30/2015 Nothing You Can Do 09/06/2015 Hot Dry Weather Spells Trouble for Landscape Plants 9/20/2015 Care for Trees Important Everywhere 9/13/2015 Fall Shrub Care 09/27/2015 Spiders Get No Respect 10/04/2015 Pest Proofing Your Home 10/11/2015 Got an Itch to Garden? You "Mite" This Year! 10/25/2015 Organic Fertilizers 10/25/2015 Organic Sources of Fertilizer 11/01/2015 Organic Fertilizer Comparisons 11/08/2015 Soil Amendments Gardeners Shouldn't Use 11/15/2015 Lasagna Gardening 11/22/2015 Winterizing Garden Tools 11/29/2015 Preparing Garden Leftovers for Winter 12/06/2015 Don't Kiss These Bugs Under the Mistletoe 12/13/2015 Ice Melting Products May Harm Landscape Plants 12/20/2015 Warm Weather May Cause Landscape Problems 12/27/2015 Plans for the 2016 Gardening Season