Jumpstart Your Garden

Courtesy iStockphoto/Thinkstock Before growing season officially begins, visit your local garden center to pick up discounted garden supplies and experiment with plant arrangements. The onslaught of gardening catalogs arriving in the mail can be a welcome reprieve from dreary winter conditions, offering hope for the impending gardening seasons. But along with the promise of spring […]

Test Soil Despite Drought

This season, farmers should continue to test soil for nutrient needs, even if their area is a little dry.