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  • Hover fly

    Insects that look like bees

    Published on August 30, 2019

    It acts like a bee, but is it a bee? Many insects imitate bees and are also helpful for your yard and garden.

  • Oak leaves showing oak wilt symptoms

    Smart Gardening to prevent oak wilt

    Published on August 9, 2019

    Learn to recognize oak wilt and how to prevent and control this devastating disease. A timely response can mean the difference between losing one tree or many.

  • Growing Lavender promo picture

    New lavender online course now available

    Published on August 6, 2019

    Ready to turn your garden purple? A new online course will teach growers how to establish lavender, manage, harvest and market the crop.

  • Drying field

    When will the cool, wet weather end?

    Published on June 24, 2019

    MSU agricultural meteorologist Jeff Andresen gives insight on recent weather and predictions for the rest of the summer.