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Growing Great Gladiolas

Houseplants Make Great Gifts

 Good Garden Books for Our Area

The Joys of the Imperfect Garden



Drain That Rain !

 Kill Weeds, Nematodes with Soil Solarization

Landscaping After a Fire: Tips from the CLCA


Hot Topics

How To Spot the Asian Citrus Psyllid Pest

Poison Plants, People & Pets

Put The Bite On Mosquitoes

Jumping Oak Galls!

"Cash For Grass" in Roseville

Find A Farmer's Market Near You

Eucalyptus Red Gum Lerp Psyllid Control

Glassy Winged Sharpshooter Information

 New Pest in Northern California: The European Grapevine Moth

Weather Websites



Too Many Plums? Try This Recipe!

Recipes for Your Home Grown Produce

 Agriculture-Related Websites



After a Freeze: What Should You Do in the Garden?

The Quick Guide: When a Frost is Forecast

Frost Protection for Citrus and Other Subtropical Plants

Protecting Plants from Frost or Freeze

Growing Winter Vegetables

Christmas Tree Care

Choosing and Planting Bare Root Fruit Trees

                     U.C. Davis Tips on Fruit Tree Pruning & Training
How Much Water Does Your Lawn and Garden Really Need?

 Landscaping Makes Dollars (and Sense)

Landscaping Tips

UC Davis Arboretum All-Stars

John Gray's Top 20 Landscape Plants

                                            Easy Care Plants for Privacy

 Deer Control for the Garden

Garden Catolog Terminology: What They REALLY Mean

Ten Tough Trees

Cooperative Extension Offices in California

Choosing & Caring For Garden Tools
Garden Questions and Answers
Plants for Busy People
The Banana Shrub: A Show for the Nose
Garden Math
Meet the (fruit) Beetles !
The Light Brown Apple Moth Hits California
All About Manure
Year-Round Backyard Orange Juice
5 Steps to Quick Compost
Help Your Plants Beat the Heat of Summer
Old Trees and Storms
Grasshopper Control
Another Eucalyptus Pest Arrives
The Asian Longhorned Beetle Comes to Town
Gardening by the Moon
Invasive Weed, Japanese Dodder
3 Seasons of Color: the Chanticleer Pear Tree 
 HGTV Visits Farmer Fred !
Farmer Fred Video Page
Find a California Garden Club Near You!
Fred's Bike Tour of the Unknown Coast