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Sustainable Horticulture for Wyoming: Master Gardener Handbook cover

Sustainable Horticulture for Wyoming: Master Gardener Handbook

Publication #: B-1156
Date Published: 2004

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Gardening is among the most popular leisure activities in Wyoming, America, and throughout the world. How a person gardens can have a significant impact ? both positive and negative ? on the local and regional environment. As a result, gardeners are becoming more aware of environmental protection and improvement practices. "Sustainable gardens" thrive with minimal inputs of water, fertilizer, and pesticides, but they still require careful planning and attention.Sustainable Horticulture for Wyoming: A Master Gardener Handbook, is an in-depth guide for any gardener wishing to improve his or her knowledge of sustainable gardening. The 460-page handbook has chapters on plants for Wyoming, botany basics, plant identification, soils and fertilizers, composting, entomology, plant diseases, weed and pest management, diagnosing plant problems, pruning, plant propagation, arachnids, landscaping, and more.Handbooks are available for $30 each from the University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service. They may be obtained by e-mailing the College of Agriculture's Resource Center at bixbyd@uwyo.edu, calling the center at (307) 766-2115, or writing to the University of Wyoming, College of Agriculture, Department 3313, 1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY 82071.


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