trees and shrubs

Trees and shrubs are susceptible to damage from animals, snow and salt

man getting turkey out of oven

Here are tips about turkey for a safe Thanksgiving meal.


Caring for Holiday Plants

December brings many holiday celebrations and traditions

handsaw cutting a tree branch

An important aspect of pruning is knowing when to prune plants.

apples on a tree

Drought and heat had an impact on the 2023 Iowa apple crop

auger wagon and semi with corn

Dry conditions were a factor in 2023, but not the only story

planting daffodil bulb

There are several garden tasks to do when the garden season transitions.

picking apples

 Apples must be harvested at the proper stage of maturity.