Yard and Garden


Each week, Ted Griess, Horticulturist for University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension in Buffalo County, writes articles that are published in the Life Section of the Kearney Hub on Saturday mornings. 

2017

Why Save the Trees, August 19, 2017 (PDF, 676 KB)

Breathtaking Caladiums, July 29, 2017 (PDF, 759 KB)

Gendered Ash Trees, July 22, 2017 (PDF, 556 KB)

Monarda/Beebalm/Bergamot, July 8, 2017 (PDF, 766 KB)

Wild Elderberry, July 1, 2017 (PDF, 748 KB)

Dwarf Alberta Spruce, June 24, 2017 (PDF, 428 KB)

Bagworms, June 17, 2017 (PDF, 285 KB)

Poppies at Memorial Day, June 10, 2017 (PDF, 550 KB)

Dandelions, June 3, 2017 (PDF, 336 KB)

Mushrooms, May 27, 2017 (PDF, 558 KB)

Planting Annual Flowers, May 20, 2017 (PDF, 335 KB)

Chemical Terminology Confusion, May 13, 2017 (PDF, 297 KB)

Planting a Gingko Tree, May 6, 2017 (PDF, 613 KB)

ReTree Nebraska, April 29, 2017 (PDF, 494 KB)

Backyard Farmer Taping at Pioneer Village, April 22, 2017 (PDF, 460 KB)

Cedar-Apple Rust, April 15, 2017 (PDF, 323 KB)

April Yard Care Chores, April 8, 2017 (PDF, 337 KB)

Pruning Knockout Roses, April 1, 2017 (PDF, 722 KB)

The 5 S's of Vegetable Gardening, March 25, 2017 (PDF, 453 KB)

Be Proactive for Emerald Ash Borer, March 18, 2017 (PDF, 389 KB)

Exercise Caution When Beginning Yard Work, March 11, 2017 (PDF, 328 KB)

Caution Planting Invasive Plants, March 4, 2017 (PDF, 211 KB)

Starting Seeds Indoors, February 25, 2017 (PDF, 221 KB)

Mail-Order Seed Resources, February 18, 2017 (PDF, 319 KB)

Biodegradable Flowerpots, February 11, 2017 (PDF, 320 KB)

Butterfly Milkweed - Replenishing the Monarch Butterfly, February 4, 2017 (PDF, 567 KB)

Master Gardener Requirements, January 28, 2017 (PDF, 192 KB)

2017 Nebraska Master Gardener Program Schedule, January 21, 2017 (PDF, 397 KB)

Grow Amaryllis Year After Year, January 14, 2017 (PDF, 218 KB)

New Year Gardening Resolutions, January 7, 2017 (PDF, 238 KB)

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