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October 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Cover Crops; Cool-season Lawn Planting and Renovation; Fall - A Good Time to Control Broadleaf Weeds; Raking Basics; The Magic of Autumn; Plant Spring-Flowering Bulbs Now! and Fall To-do List for Fruits

September 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pecan Fruit Drop; Controlling Deer Damage; Fall is for Planting Trees and Shrubs; Why Blanch Fruits and Vegetables for Home Processing? and Tomato Ripening and Holding

August 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Fall Gardening; Alternative Insect Control; Hummingbirds; How many Pecans are too Many?; Pecan Orchard Needs in August and Outdoor Water Conservation Classes for the City of Edmond

July 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Plants and Waterlogged Soils; How Safe are Vegetables that were Flooded?; Common Garden Flowers are Edible; Brown Patch Disease of Cool-Season Grasses; Dollar Spot of Turfgrass; Dividing and Replanting Iris; Read the Label "Before" yo Purchase a Pesticide!; Plant Materials for the Oklahoma Green Industry Conference; and Outdoor Water Conservation Classes for the City of Edmond

June 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Brown Patch Disease of Cool Season Grasses; Weed Control in Vegetable Gardens; Powdery Mildew of Ornamentals; Protecting Trees in the Landscape; Common Composting Questions and the Answers; Earth: Beneficial Fungi and Outdoor Water Conservation Classes for the City of Edmond

May 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Oklahoma Pecan Growers Meeting Offers a Few Changes; Water Conservation Program at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden; Water Saving Tips; How to Produce High Quality Tomatoes; Growing in Raised Garden Beds; Crop Rotation - An Effective Management Tool; Turfgrass Species for Oklahoma Lawns; 20 Years of Oklahoma Proven - A Plant Evaluation and Marketing Program and Outdoor Water Conservation Classes for the City of Edmond.

April 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Don't Cut Back Spring Flowering Bulbs Too Early!; How Many Bedding Plants Do I Need?; All-America Selections Presents Winners for 2019; 20 Years of Oklahoma Proven - A Plant Evaluation and Marketing Program; Resistance, Our First Defense to Pests; Pruning Hydrangeas; Planting Trees; and Outdoor Water Conservation Classes for the City of Edmond

March 2019: Monthly Gardening Tips; Spring Cleaning; Pruning Roses; Chill Hours Update; Native Pecan Field Day Scheduled; Camp TURF 2019; Dish Gardens for County and State Fairs; Training Young Shade and Ornamental Trees; Priority: Pollinators; and Looking Forward to Early Spring Greens

February 2019: Monthly Gardeningd Tips; 2019 Pecan and Grape Management Course Deadline Approaching; Pecan Graftwood Sources; 2019 Oklahoma Proven Selections; Planting Bare-Root Trees and Shrubs; Soil Testing . . . the Right FIRST Step; 2019 Resource for Fruit Pest Management; Weed and Feed Products; and Chill Hours . . . What are they? And why should Fruit and Pecan Growers Care?

2018

December 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Mistletoe; Tillins the Garden in Winter?; Houseplants in Winter; Deicing Affects on Landscape Plants; 2019 Pecan and Grape Management Class Brochures Available;  Continuing Education/In-Service Opportunity for Master Gardeners andCounty Educators; State Pecan Show 2018; and Hort Tips - 2018 Index

November 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Protecting Young Trees; Protecting Spring Bulbs from Squirrels and Other Critters; Forcing Bulbs for the Holidays; and Don't Bat It: Autumn Leaves

October 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pecan Harvest Field Days; Season Extenders; The Magic of Autumn; Selecting Fall Color; Fall - A Good Time to Control Broadleaf Weeds; Plant Spring-Flowering Bulbs Now; Trunk Protective Materials; and Twig Girdlers

September 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pecan Harvest Field Days; Fall is for Planting Trees and Shrubs; Moving Plants Indoor for Winter; Saving Seed of the Amazine Squash; Cool-season Lawn Planting and Renovation; Soil Testing; Harvestin, Curing, and Preparing Gourds for Decorations

August 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips, Staking Trees, Urban Friendly Trees, Growing Fall Irish Potatoes (pdf)

July 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pecan, Peach, Apple, Grape and Blackberry Tissue Sampling for Fertilization Recommendations; Tomato Blossom-End Rot; Injury Prevention Tips for Gardening; Summer is for Fall Harvest; Culinary Herbs for Oklahoma Gardens; Plant Materials for the GHreen Industry Professional and End Consumer - Shackelford Lecture Series

June 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips, Selecting Deciduous Trees for Oklahoma, Deadheading,l Mow at the Right Height; Annual OPGA Meeting Scheduled

May 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Dothistroma Needle Blight of Pine; Powdery Mildew; Plant Profile - Mahonia; Controlling Caterpillar Pests; Ten Tips to save Money and Protect the Environment While Enjoying a Healthy Yard; Hunger and Horticulture in the US Conference; Annual OPGA Meeting and Horticulture Field Day

April 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pecan Graftwood Sources; Opion Care and Handling; Growing Vertically; controlling Insects in the Landscape and Garden; Seven Steps to Landscaping Your Yard for Wildlife; Upcoming Pecan Graftin Demonstrations and Annual OPGA Meeting

March 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Pruning Roses; Pruning Blackberries; Winter Damage to Broadleaf Evergreens; Allium Millenium Selected as a 2018 Plant of the Year; Attracting Butterflies to the Garden

February 2018: Monthly Gardening Tips; Winter Irrigation; Bring Spring Indoors; Earth-Kind Landscaping; Deadline Approaching for 2018 Pecan and Grape Management Courses; Control Peach and Nectarine Leaf Curl Now; Cutting Back Ornamental Grasses; Horticulture "Spray Day" - March 8; Grape Pruning Workshop - March 9; Getting a Head Start - Growing Plants from Seed; Pecan Graftwood Sources; Pecan Grafting Demonstrations; Fruit Elimination on Ornamental Trees; Midwest Fruit Pest Management Guide for 2018; What is ThinkWater?; Oklahoma Proven Selections; Learning Opportunities About during February's National Pesticide Safety Education Month

December 2017: Monthly Gardening Tips; Oklahoma Grown Christmas Trees; Narcissus; Tool Cleanup; Don't Forget to Water this Winter; Feeding Birds; Continuing Education/In-Service Opportunity for Master Gardeners and County Educators; State Pecan Show 2017; 2018 Pecan and Grape Management Class Brochures Available; Arkansas Blackberry School; Horticulture "Spray Day"

November 2017: Monthly Gardening Tips; I Didn't Know Ornamental Sweet Potatoes Developed Sweet Potatoes! Are They Edible?; Protecting Young Trees; Controlling Deer Damage; Controlling Insects In and Around the Home

October 2017: Monthly Gardening Tips; House Plant Pests; Cover Crops; Fall - A Good Time to Control Broadleaf Weeds; Raking Basics; Plant Spring-Flowering Bulbs Now!; Viticulture and Enology Workshop; Federal Marketing Order for Pecans Now in Place

September 2017: Monthly Gardening Tips, Fall is for Planting Trees and Shrubs, Cool-season Lawn Planting and Renovation, Collecting and Using Landscape and Garden Waste, Controlling Winter Annual Weeds, 2017 4-H State Judging Contest, Upcoming Events