Cropping & Water Systems

 

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Cropping & Water Systems

May 6, 2019

Managing Weeds in the Garden

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator 

April 29, 2019

Mulch Volcanoes—A Harmful Practice for Trees

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator

 

April 25, 2019 

Controlling Noxious Weeds

With all the flooding and related damage, it’s been easy to put controlling noxious weeds on the back burner this spring. Fall may be the best time to control noxious weeds, but don’t neglect your opportunities this spring. Besides, many weeds require consecutive treatments in fall and spring to get good control. Here are some tips to help you get on top of these weeds.

April 23, 2019

Henbit, Ground Ivy and Speedwell

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator

 

April 18, 2019

Arbor Day in Nebraska

It seems like all I’ve talked about for the past month is follow-up to the devastating flooding we experienced this spring. Well, enough is enough, I wanted to write about something else this week and Arbor Day, my favorite holiday, came to mind.

April 16, 2019

Flooded Vegetable Garden Plots

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator