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What Your Favorite Beginner Gardener Wants for Christmas

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LAST MINUTE GARDEN GIFT IDEAS GUIDE I completely understand your dilemma. My decorating, shopping and baking tasks aren’t done either. Actually, I just started. I guess that makes me an expert on seeking out the perfect last-minute gifts for gardeners–at the very last-minute. The good news is I found many of these items on Amazon–the specialists in last-minute gift getting.  I… Read more »

Cold Storage, 1-MCP for “Good Looking” Apples

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What’s Keeping Apples In Stores All Year? Have you asked yourself, “Self, why are apples available in stores year-round if apples come ripe only in August and September (sometimes October)?” I did. I was convinced it’s due to importing fruit from points around the world where the growing season is opposite ours, like Australia. It is. Partly. Cold Storage Isn’t Enough For Commercial… Read more »