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    20 Oct 2016
    Cover Crops

    "Like a spa treatment for the soil!"     Cover crops are fast growing plants, usually grains, legumes or grasses, that are utilized by farmers and gardeners for one or more of their beneficial qualities and not [...]

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    Storage Tips

    Bring Summer Indoors While we love the harvest season, we hate to see our fresh produce and blooming flowers disappear until next year. But we can hang on to summer well into the cooler months by storing and preserving all that we've[...]

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    Tim Farmer stopped by a couple of weeks ago and had a conversation with our "Seed Dude" Ross for Tim Farmers Country Kitchen Show on KET. Check it out!

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    Planting Dates Calculator

    The Old Farmer's Almanac Website has created an easy way to tell the best time to sow your seeds (indoors, and in the ground), as well as when to harvest. Whether you live in Louisville, KY like St. Matthews Feed & Seed or all the way [...]

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    Fall Mulching: What You Need to Know

    As trees, shrubs, plants, and bulbs move towards dormancy, fall mulching will benefit your plants during the colder months. Mulching prevents erosion, prevents moisture loss, helps maintain a constant temperature, suppresses weed growth, [...]

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    Fertilize in Fall to Promote Root Growth

    Flowers have bloomed and are withering, leaves are beginning to turn various warm shades, the weather is becoming cooler, and the hours of daylight are dwindling. As plants and trees succumb to this time of year, they draw their energy [...]

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    Tips for Great Garlic

    Garlic has been a home remedy for hundreds of years, is a natural insect repellent in the garden, and is one of the most widely used flavors in cooking; it is also fairly simple to grow. There are three main varieties of garlic: Hardneck, [...]

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    Plant Bulbs Now To See a Yard Bursting with Color in Spring!

    Just because your summer perennials are losing their vigor doesn’t mean it’s time to put away your gloves! On the contrary, fall is the perfect time to plant the bulbs that will welcome you as flowers in the spring. Here in [...]

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