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The Garden Scoop

The Garden Scoop is a collection of reflections about the Master Gardeners in Champaign, Ford, Iroquois, and Vermilion.
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Making Money and Aiding Monarchs

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Posted by Trent Hawker, Horticulture Intern Earlier this month, Jenney discussed the Monarch butterfly in her post If You Plant it They Will Come . As she said, milkweed is the only host plant that the Monarch will use to lay their eggs. This fall the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardene...

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Horticulture Hotline CCMGs

Horticulture Hotline – How We Helped the Community

Champaign, Onarga, and Danville all closed their Master Gardener Horticulture Hotline October 31. Throughout the season Master Gardeners answered questions regarding trees, flowers, vegetables, woody ornamentals, insects, and so much more. To learn more about what questions we handle in the office, read my previous blog entry...

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