In a continuation of a conversation with Master Garderner Ed Buyarski in his garden, he says an electric fence has proven effective in keeping bears out of his compost, garden, and trash.
Jim Douglas of the Cooperative Extension Service goes on location to Twin Lakes to check out some of the most invasive weeds infesting Juneau and describes what homeowners can do about them.
In this conversation with Master Gardener Ed Buyarski, he explains how natural fertilizers such as crush shells, spawned out salmon, and washed up seaweed can be used in a garden.
Looking for some help in keeping your weeds under control? Master Gardener Ed Buyarski suggests corn gluten, a controlled flame, and a layer of sand mulch as some alternative techniques.
Some tips and ideas for combatting the various diseases and bugs floating around Juneau’s lawns and gardens.
Master Gardener Ed Buyarski has a tips for keeping your lawn and gardening healthy and moist, even with the current wet summer here in Southeast Alaska.
Jim Douglas of the Cooperative Extension Service has some tips this week for the safe and proper use of pesticides.
Jim Douglas of the Cooperative Extension Service tells us that it’s not too late to plant vegetables in your garden. He also warns us about the dreaded root maggot infestation that is now reaching its peak.
Master gardnener Ed Buyarski has some ideas to ensure a successful planting of that new tree or large shrub.
Jim Douglas of the Cooperative Extension Service advises homeowners to check your trees and vegetation before prematurely pruning off the dead branches.