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July 2017 Tips


  • - Cover developing blueberries with netting.

  • - Harvest herbs after morning dew has dried.

  • - Last chance to apply Merit to control grubs in your lawn.

  • - Watch for Japanese beetles dining on leaves.

  • - Prune back annuals by a third to keep them from getting leggy.

  • - You can still start from seed: Beets, Kale, Carrots, Mustard Greens, Radishes, Turnip.

August 2017 Tips


  • - Time to deadhead annuals for increased blooming.

  • - Watch for insects & take care of them immediately.

  • - Control Poison Ivy.

  • - Prepare for lawn renovations.

  • - Fertilize strawberries with high Nitrogen fertilizer.

  • - Cut canes of summer bearing raspberries.

  • - Plant Leaf Lettuce, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Endive, Chinese Cabbage, Kale, Radish, and Mustard Greens for a fall harvest.