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  1. Hemies: Congrats to 'coolest hardware store'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | SavannahNow

    With all the hot weather and the unfortunate news of late you may have contemplated a walk on the beach to clear your mind and take advantage of the sea breeze. You may have heard of some traffic difficulties getting there.

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  2. Garden Guru: Trap butterflies and wildlife with backyard fennelRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | SavannahNow

    If you are not familiar with the term trap crop, it is normally one that catches or entices insects diverting them from the one crop that is making the money. Calling fennel a trap crop, however, is a little tongue and cheek.

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  3. Tuleyome Tales: Hey! What's been cutting little circles in my leaves?Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Davis Enterprise

    Leafcutter bees carve out pieces of soft leaves and flower petals with their mandibles, then take the leaf bits home and use them to line their nests. Mary K. Hanson/Courtesy photo You've probably seen evidence of these little guys and mistook it for some kind destructive bug influence on your garden: those rounded "bites" taken out of the edges of the leaves of your plants.

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  4. It's Happening This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Pordland Mercury

    The Merc 's celebration of the end of cannabis prohibition is finally here! A ticket to our 21-and-over Weed the People event gets you up to seven grams of pot to take home or smoke there, vaporizer demos, music, gift bags, and food for your munchies. Come be a part of history at this once-in-a-lifetime event.

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  5. Tiffany glass exhibit at Winterthur Museum in Delaware opens Sept. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Examiner.com

    Two Tiffany exhibits, one focusing on Tiffany glass, and another on Tiffany & Co.' s role in modern luxury, will open at Delaware 's Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library on Sept.

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  6. A plentiful harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Daily Dispatch

    West grows a variety of vegetables at his home at 100 Holly Drive, including peppers, squash, string beans, peas, cucumbers and onions. One tomato plant has grown to a height approaching 12 feet, West said.

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  7. Dawn Golik: Growing inspiration in Fresnoa s hardpanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    I'm fascinated by gardeners and other optimistic souls who can see the potential in seeds and dirt. I can't.

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  8. 10 Twists on Grilled Vegetables for a Damn Good CookoutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shape

    No meat? No problem. Put a fresh spin on summer veggies-like corn kabobs or beet burgers-by simply firing up the grill The blogger behind Foodness Gracious uses just a handful of ingredients to transform artichokes into a restaurant-worthy appetizer or side dish.

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  9. What's the most American thing you can do?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    From American flag biker shorts to a stars-and-stripes onesie, these celebrities wear their patriotism on their sleeves as well as more surprising places. You could ring in the Fourth of July like these stars, but note that some of these looks are kind of like fireworks: best left to the pros.

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  10. At Home Living: Eco-friendly mosquito controlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

    Don't let mosquitoes keep you from enjoying your garden and outdoor parties. Look for environmentally sound ways to manage these pests in your garden and landscape.

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  11. What's In Store: Fluttery, fun fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Langley Advance

    Langley Advance editor Roxanne Hooper follows the business scene in Langley. If you have tidbits or information, email her at rhooper@langleyadvance.com.

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  12. Comfort Food: Chicken soup with a biteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Bright, bold fresh flavours compete for your tastebuds' attention in this recipe for Thai Hot, Sour and Sweet Soup. The biggest bummer of all is that I had booked some time off from work this coming week to garden, paint, take care of some projects around the house and catch up with friends I haven't seen in a while.

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  13. Jeff Lowenfels: With gardens in, it's yardening timeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Anchorage Daily News

    "Yardening" is a term coined by the late garden writer Jeff Ball, who recognized that the modern gardener doesn't just putter around with growing flowers and vegetables in nice, rectangular beds as in the days of yore. No, in modern times there is the lawn to take care of and there are trees and shrubs and perhaps other features that require the gardener's attention and labor.

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  14. The Eden Project seeks a new head gardener: Must be able to manage plants, people and pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Eden Project, the world-famous garden in Cornwall, is looking for a new head gardener.

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  15. Hill villagers want to relocateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Tingling, July 3: Residents of Limbu Gaon in Tingling, who had a close encounter with death as soil and boulders rolled down the hill slopes and hit their friends and families, do not want to go back to the village. After 19 villagers were swept away by a landslide - 15 bodies have been recovered and four persons are missing - in members ofthe 80-odd families who had been staying in the village, want to shift to safer places.

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  16. Home of the Week: A summer place is revived as a decorator's showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hometown Annapolis

    The classic cottage has been a fixture on the old Eastport street since 1930. The neighborhood has changed quite a bit, though, since Betsy Krahe first purchased the house on a narrow, winding street once lined with cottages like hers.

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  17. "Nemo's Garden" grows terrestrial crops underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gizmag

    Growing plants underwater requires little energy, as there is no need for thermal regulation, water or pesticides The stand for the region of Liguria at the Milan 2015 Expo features a project as bizarre-sounding as it is intriguing: an attempt to grow crops underwater, inside air-filled biospheres. It's part of an effort that could prove a low-cost, low-energy solution to grow food in parts of the world where this was not previously possible.

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  18. Yoko Ono's "Wish Tree" Opens at HirshhornRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Yoko Ono's participatory artwork "Wish Tree for Washington, DC" is open for the summer. For most of the year, visitors are invited to whisper their wishes to the tree, a white flowering dogwood in the collection of the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

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  19. Why I Garden #43Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | EcoDaddyo.com

    Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum A- superbum). After a wet spring and much watering the Shasta Daisies are in full bloom. These flowers are neither native (a hybrid created by Luther Burbank) nor xeric (in our climate) we have made an exception for this small planting.

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  20. Neighbors balk at 49-foot SDG&E poleJul 3, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    On the morning of May 20, Betsy Oldstone opened her front door to the sight of a towering crane hoisting a 49-foot pole that was descending directly into her freshly planted garden. When Oldstone, a former teacher, noticed the workers were pulling up her new drought-tolerant South African ice plants in front of her home on Exchange Place in La Jolla, she went outside to investigate.

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