Adult Garden Education Classes

Jefferson County Office of the West Virginia University Cooperative Extension Service to offer Adult Garden Education Classes in May To promote self-reliance and healthier living we will hold a series of basic gardening classes for adult learners in Jefferson County. The classes will cover the basics of gardening, starting seeds, plant spacing, where to find…

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Join Milkweed Genetics Study

Reply to: Sue Brown Citizen Scientists Needed to Study the Changing Milkweed Population: I want to share information about the Milkweed Genetics study being conducted at the College of William and Mary. Harmony Dalgleish and Joshua Puzey, Assistant Professors of Biology are looking for volunteers to collect Milkweed samples for this study. Anyone interested in…

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Stinkbug Count 2014

Please consider participating in the 2014 Great Stink Bug Count! From September 15 – October 15, scientists seeking to solve the stink bug problem need your help! They want to map the size and location of the sting bug population around the region. Please take a moment to view the participant form at the web…

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Staying in Touch with Cynthia

Hello! to all – First, I’m so disappointed I can’t make the May meeting. I’m back in Richmond for a visit and boy-oh-boy the truckload of perennials I got at Colesville Nursery! Today I will be “shopping” for native trees on my daughter’s 11 acres of Virginia woodland. Definitely worth my trip! Second, Marye and…

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