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Understanding how to manage animal manure

...These bulk up the nutrient mix and help condition the soil but often introduce weed seeds into your plant beds."Most home gardeners probably won't be using fresh manure unless they have some chickens in their backyard," said Carl Rosen, a professor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-26/understanding-how-ma
John Green

...native of Augusta, GA, Mr. Green worked in the textile industry. He retired from construction as a roofer. He was a master gardener, and loved to play country and gospel music throughout the CSRA. Mr. Green was a member of Cornerstone Fellowship and Dearing...

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Susanna Braithwaite

...together raised five children, living in both England and Augusta, Georgia. She was the quintessential homemaker and an avid gardener. She was a member of Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church and she was the spiritual center of her family, having taught bible...

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Susanna Braithwaite

...together raised five children, living in both England and Augusta, Georgia. She was the quintessential homemaker and an avid gardener. She was a member of Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church and she was the spiritual center of her family, having taught bible...

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Sam Shaver

...Graniteville Company. Following his retirement, he worked for several years at the recycling center on Highway 25. Sam was a gardener, builder, dreamer, and scholar and will be greatly missed by all who were privileged to have known him. Memorial services...

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Fruit tree varieties make home orchards possible

...continue to come on the market that make gardeners in Augusta and farther south better able...mistakes I see and hear about from fruit gardeners is not selecting a variety that is meant...well. It is very disheartening to many gardeners to find out several years after they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-01-29/fruit-tree-varieties
Gardeners should plan ahead to keep animals from harming plants

...conflict have existed between people and animals since the first gardeners began sowing seeds on the ground. The critters just as quickly...Hartung, the author of The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener (Storey Publishing)."Welcome pollinators into the garden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-09-11/gardeners-should-pla
Low pest problems make camellias a pride of many gardens

...relatively few leaves on any given plant are affected. However, the sight of this cancerous-looking growth sends many new gardeners into a state of panic. Fungicide applications must be applied for prevention so control measures are seldom practical or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-01-15/low-pest-problems-ma
Dorothy Chapman Fuqua

...as Dottie, she was surrounded by her loving family. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, generous friend, passionate gardener, active community volunteer, and a visionary philanthropist. Born February 2, 1921, in the small rural town of Davisboro...

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Paul Horeyseck

...especially content. His talents were considerable: engineer, golfer, hockey player, football player, carpenter, sailor, gardener, mixologist, electrician, woodworker, furniture restorer, lumberjack, landscaper, brick mason, wallpaper hanger and...

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