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Turf Wars: tips to maintain lawn goals

K-State horticulture expert Cynthia Domenghini shares tips for spring lawn maintenance. Some plants often disregarded as pesky weeds have value for wildlife. Read More

Hands Planting The Seedlings Into The Ground (Photo: iStock - RomoloTavani)

Soil temperature is important for germination in the garden

The 2024 K-State Junior Beef and Junior Sheep Producer Days will be held on March 2 and 16 in Manhattan, Kansas. (Courtesy photo.)
Apples growing on a tree. (Photo courtesy of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.)

K-State expert: Take steps to protect fruit trees from mice 

  • By Maddy Rohr │ Kansas State University Research and Extension
Snowball cookies

Holiday foods: Homemade and mail order gifts are welcome

Slice of pumpkin pie with whipped cream on top, traditional fall dessert for Thanksgiving (Photo: iStock - VeselovaElena)

Healthy Holidays

Cutting vegetables on cutting board (Photo: iStock - Lyndon Stratford)

K-State food safety expert shares holiday meal reminders 

Set of vacuum packed beef (iStock - Ilia Nesolenyi)

Be careful when vacuum-packing your foods