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April Millsap Memorial Garden takes home top state award at Keeping Michigan Beautiful annual awards ceremony

The April Millsap Memorial Garden was designed and coordinated by Julie Risch, a Romeo native now living in Kalamazoo, and Jean Persely, a military transplant from Massachusetts, now living in Armada. We are both MSU Extension advanced master gardeners. We … Continue reading

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Gardening 101 – What’s bugging you?

So the plants are in … what’s next? If you are a new or seasoned gardener…this year could be different than all others. We have had wet, cold, wet and now hot weather. This can only encourage diseases and insects … Continue reading

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New garden center offers plethora of magnificent Mother’s Day gifts

With Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday, now is the perfect time to shake off the chill and look toward the sunny skies of May. That’s right – it’s time for bright-colored annuals, hanging baskets and even vegetables. The newest … Continue reading

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