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A Safer Garden...

Here are some reminders for maintaining personal safety while we are gardening. WEAR GLOVES WHEN WORKING OUTSIDE Wearing the proper gloves will not only reduce blistering but will also protect...

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Read our latest newsletter...

To read about what the Berry and District Garden Club has been up to in the past month and what is coming this month, have a look at our latest...

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In the Garden this Month with ...

Is your lawn grass showing new shoots? It’s time to fertilize with a product high in nitrogen. • First mow the lawn on a high cut. • Then perhaps assess the need...

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In the Garden this Month ̵...

Recent rain was welcomed so it’s time to apply mulch to retain moisture.  Keep the mulch well clear of tree trunks to prevent damage to bark. Remove dead flowers from...

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This Month in The Library...

In 1993 Eric Hansen led an expedition into the steaming jungles of Borneo to find the world’s rarest orchid. Five years later he was still on the trail of the...

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