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If you want to sharpen your gardening skills and you have an interest in sharing your knowledge with others, Purdue Extension has the ideal program for you. Beginning September 14, 2015, a Purdue Master Gardener "Basic Training" series will be offered for residents of Noble and Whitley Counties and surrounding areas.
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Learn to care for indoor & outdoor plants. Exhibit flower blooms, notebook, or houseplant.
We're in the heat of summer now, but I'm sure you remember the last couple of winters we have had. If you live in the country, you especially know what a cold winter wind buffeting the house feels like. What if you could insulate yourself somewhat from ole man winter? Perhaps now is just the time to begin considering, or planning to install, a windbreak this fall.
Join the Purdue Center for Commercial Agriculture for a free webinar on July 1st focused on reviewing the fundamental drivers of crop prices and updated management recommendations in light of shifting crop conditions.
According to leaf samples I've observed so far this year, and calls from people describing similar symptoms, some landscape trees appear to be suffering from an early season fungal disease often noticed in a wet, cool spring like the one we've had. The disease is called anthracnose.
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2015 Noble County 4-H Handbook.
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The Purdue Master Gardener Program is an integral part of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service and provides the residents of Indiana a chance to grow. Under the guidance and support of Purdue Extension, selected residents of a county voluntarily begin a training program specifically designed to prepare them to help others grow.
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