Category Archives: Gardening

Organic Strawberry Production

UNH Scientists to Develop First Strawberry Varieties Specifically for U.S. Organic Production Researchers at Forefront of Using Strawberry Genomics for Breeding Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Scientists with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of New Hampshire have … Continue reading

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Fall Medley

The calendar has rolled over to October and the temperatures are crisp, but as gardeners we’re still thinking about all things gardening. 🙂 Here is a medley of gardening posts that just might be of interest to you. Want more … Continue reading

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Tips for Fall Plant Protections

Originally posted on Plants and Pests with Nicole:
Fall has officially arrived. There have already been frost advisories for the western part of the state, so it won’t be long until frosts occur here. It is at this time that…

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Invasive Crazy Snake Worm

This worm, aka Asian Jumping Worm (Amynthas aigrestis), has been identified in Durham, NH, in the woods, flowerbeds, raised beds, and under a tarp next to the woods. There have been self-reported sightings in other Durham locations, Dover, Lee, and Elliot, Maine. … Continue reading

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Caterpillar Lab

Bedrock Garden Open House September 16 and 17 Caterpillar Lab Sunday 1-4 Want to learn about caterpillars, with their extensive diversity, distinctive beauty, and fascinating metamorphosis? The Caterpillar Lab visits Bedrock Gardens, with its awe-inspiring presentations, as seen at the Boston Museum … Continue reading

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I ❤️ Bumblebees

Originally posted on Breaking New Ground in Zone 5:
I make a concerted effort to attract bees and other pollinators to our garden. This year, I spent a little more time trying to entice bumblebees to nest in the yard. I…

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Hurricane Harvey’s Impact on Agriculture

Originally posted on Views from VanDeWalle:
If you are connected with social media, you might have seen the video or pictures of cattle being moved by horses down the streets of Texas to higher ground. You might have seen pictures…

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