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Urban Farm Magazine

Jessica Walliser
The Dirt on Gardening
From Jessica Walliser, regular contributor to Hobby Farms and Hobby Farm Home comes a blog about gardening: Seeds, compost, pests and cultivating, as well as tips and tricks, year-round growing, finds and suggestions.

08/14/2014 - 5 Ways I Fight Powdery Mildew in My Garden
A wet summer means my bee balm is infected with the fungus powdery mildew. Here’s what I’m doing to control it and you can try, too.

08/07/2014 - How to Control Rose Slugs
These tiny maggots can be hard to see, but they can do crazy damage to your rose bushes.

07/31/2014 - 3 Bugs That Love Milkweed
Milkweed not only beautifies the garden, it attracts interesting insects, too!

07/24/2014 - 7 Self-Sowing Annuals I Love
Lighten your garden workload by planting self-seeding flowers that come back year after year without coaxing.

07/17/2014 - A Sneak Peek at Asheville’s Sunny Point Café and Garden
At Sunny Point Café in Ashville, N.C., get a garden lesson with your morning omelet.

07/10/2014 - 10 Snapshots from Lake Lure’s Flowering Bridge
A historical bridge in the mountains of North Carolina has been transformed into a breathtaking garden getaway.

07/03/2014 - 5 Reasons to Visit the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C.
A once self-sufficient home and farm, the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C., boasts a beautiful landscape that any gardener would love.

06/26/2014 - 4 Tips to Keep your Garden Producing Into Fall
Now's the time to succession plant your late-season crops so you can fill you fridge with fresh vegetables well into fall.

06/19/2014 - Yarrow: A Garden Spotlight Bees Will Love
Of the hundreds of different perennials I grow in my garden, common yarrow (Achillea millefolium) is a personal favorite.

06/12/2014 - 5 Reasons to Let White Clover Grow in Your Lawn
Up until the 1950s, white clover was included in every lawn seed mixture and having a lush, clover-infused lawn was thing of pride—especially for farmers. These days, with the heavy usage of lawn weed killers, clover is seen as an enemy of turf grass.

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