Friday, February 24, 2012

What is Snow Mold?

Snow mold is a fungal disease that appears in early spring as the snow melts but begins in the winter, beneath a cover of snow on unfrozen ground. Find out what to do if you have snow mold.Click here to read more:

Friday, February 17, 2012

Rodent Myths

Over the years, many popular magazines and movies have featured stories about rodents.  The following article contains the myths, misconceptions or half-truths commonly heard from people about the rodents in their neighborhoods. Click here to read more:

Friday, February 10, 2012

How To Identify Birds

With nearly 10,000 bird species in the world, learning how to identify birds is important to be able to know what birds are visiting your feeders and what birds you see in the field.  Even beginning birders can quickly identify birds by being observant and carefully noting different details about birds.

Friday, February 3, 2012

Understanding Cold Hardiness and Heat Zones

Gardeners can benefit from understanding zone maps and hardiness ratings when choosing plants that fulfill their garden aspirations.  Knowing about hardiness and heat zones can help you make the right selections for your garden.  Click here to read more: