Guests of the Master Gardeners State Conference that was held in Oxford last week, got a tour of some of Oxford’s best gardens when seven local residents opened their homes during a garden tour. (May 30, 2014, Page 1B, 3B)
Master Gardener Sandra Summer-Schneider promotes her husband’s free seminar being held March 3 at the Oxford Conference Center on ways to avoid being injured at home awhile gardening and other activities. (February 14, 2014, Page 3B)
Master Gardener Colleen B. McChesney gives us a Pruning 101 crash course in this week’s column. (January 3, 2014, Page 2B)
Master Gardener Anna Haller writes about the versatile pumpkin. (October 11, 2013, Page 2B)
Guest columnist Stephen Threlkeld writes to point out the benefits of the Oxford Community Garden, including getting good food, sharing time with new friends, attending helpful workshops and donating produce to local causes. (February 13, 2013, Page 4)
Master Gardener Barbara Sherrod White helps us to choose the best specimen plant for our gardens and in her opinion, that plant is the Japanese red maple. (June 1, 2012, Page 2B)
Master Gardener Barbara Sherrod White tells us how planting certain plants near each other can foster growth, repel bad insects and attract good insects in today’s Gardening column in today’s Oxford Living. (May 4, 2012, Page 3B)
What do counties surrounding Lafayette have that we don’t? How about a multi-purpose building or center? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at a proposal that Earl Babb is taking to the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors next week that makes the possibility of such a facility look like a win-win situation for the L-O-U community. (February 17, 2012, Page 4A)
Master Gardener Anna Haller talks about her new-found love of marguerites.
Master Gardener Barry Whitehouse gives us tips on getting the healthiest — and yummiest — tomatoes off our vines.