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The Season for Strawberries

Photo and article by Susan Pelton for UConn Extension We moved into our home in December of 1996 and by June of 1997 I had broken through th…

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Sunscreen Safety

We broke out of Spring and went straight into summer last week, now we’re back to cooler and spring like weather again. Does that mean you w…

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10 Tips for the May Gardener

    Thin or compacted turf will benefit from core aeration and over-seeding. Keep new seed moist until germination. Remove spent blooms on t…

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Beach Safety

With the beautiful weekend we just had, and another week with a great forecast the beach will start to become a popular spot. Beach safety i…

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Grow a Safe Salad

By: Diane Wright Hirsch, MPH, RD UConn Extension Educator – Food Safety Year round farmers markets are already selling early spring greens t…