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Spring is just around the corner and the Oregon State University Extension Service in Wasco County has lined up a variety of classes to help gardeners beautify their yards and grow healthy vegetables.
Temperatures crashed as much as 60 degrees in just a couple of days in mid-November killing flower buds, spurs and even 1-, 2- and 3-year-old wood in cherry trees in The Dalles, Hood River and...
Harry Lagerstedt, who worked for the agency’s Agricultural Research Service, is known for his popularization the Ennis hazelnut variety.
“One of the coolest things about gardening in the Pacific Northwest is winter gardens,” said Neil Bell, a horticulturist with Oregon State University’s Extension Service.
Eastern filbert blight can be slowed by cutting away “cankers” that allow the fungus to release spores and infect new trees, said Jay Pscheidt, plant pathology professor at Oregon State University.

Events

Jan
26
Title: “Pursuing Nutrient Efficiency on...
Jan
27
Benton County Master Gardeners will be offering...
Feb
02
Title: “New Management Strategies for Clearfield...
Feb
03
Benton County Master Gardeners will be offering...
Feb
07
Benton County Master Gardeners invite you to “...