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  • Growing Apples in Wisconsin
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    Growing Apples in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Teryl R. Roper, Daniel L. Mahr, Patricia S. McManus A great how-to book for backyard apple growers. Covers everything from planting tip...

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  • Growing Grapes in Wisconsin
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    Growing Grapes in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Teryl R. Roper, Daniel L. Mahr, Patricia S. McManus, Brian R. Smith This award-winning manual offers detailed instructions on how to suc...

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  • Growing Strawberries in Wisconsin
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    Growing Strawberries in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Brian R. Smith, Daniel L. Mahr, Patricia S. McManus, Teryl R. Roper Strawberries are the most widely grown small fruit crop in Wisconsin...

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  • Training and Pruning Apple Trees
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    Training and Pruning Apple Trees

    Author(s) T. R. Roper Proper training and pruning helps to maximize production of high-quality apples. This illustrated guide shows how and when ...

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  • Growing Pears in Wisconsin
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    Growing Pears in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Teryl R. Roper, Daniel L. Mahr, Patricia S. McManus Pears are among the easiest tree fruits to grow. This publication covers everything ...

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  • Choosing the Right Landscape Plants: Factors to Consider
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    Choosing the Right Landscape Plants: Factors to Consider

    Author(s) Laura G. Jull Properly placed and maintained landscape plants can increase the value of real estate. However, poor plant choices can be...

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  • Apple Pest Management for Home Gardeners
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    Apple Pest Management for Home Gardeners

    Author(s) Patricia S. McManus, Daniel L. Mahr, Teryl R. Roper Home gardens usually contain only a few apple trees, making it feasible to limit pes...

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  • Wisconsin Bee Identification Guide
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    Wisconsin Bee Identification Guide

    Author(s) Patrick J. Liesch, Christy Stewart, Christine Wen More than 24 color photographs plus descriptions will help you identify a dozen differ...

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  • Growing Currants, Gooseberries, and Elderberries in Wisconsin
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    Growing Currants, Gooseberries, and Elderberries in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Teryl R. Roper, Daniel L. Mahr, Patricia S. McManus Currants, elderberries, and gooseberries are all native to Wisconsin woodlands, fenc...

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  • Container Gardening
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    Container Gardening

    Author(s) H. C. Harrison Live in an apartment or condo? You can still raise a garden's worth of flowers or vegetables in pots and other container...

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  • Lawn Weed Prevention and Control
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    Lawn Weed Prevention and Control

    Author(s) J. C. Stler, R. C. Newman A sound weed control program combines proper lawn management with proper herbicide use to effectively prevent ...

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  • Trellising, Staking, and Caging
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    Trellising, Staking, and Caging

    Author(s) Robert Tomesh Vine-type fruits and vegetables—such as tomatoes, melons, and cucumbers—are some of the most popular produce grown. Vario...

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  • Planning and Designing Your Home Landscape
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    Planning and Designing Your Home Landscape

    Author(s) Dan A. Wilson, Thomas J. Wilson, Wayne G. Tlusty This publication explores landscape planning: putting the plan on paper; selecting, pl...

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  • Biological Control of Insects and Mites: An Introduction to Beneficial Natural Enemies and Their Use in Pest Management
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    Biological Control of Insects and Mites: An Introduction to Beneficial Natural Enemies and Their Use in Pest Management

    Author(s) Daniel L. Mahr, Paul Whitaker, Nino Ridgway This colorful, richly illustrated booklet offers an introduction to beneficial natural enem...

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  • Gardening and Home Grounds Publications
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    Gardening and Home Grounds Publications

    This brochure offers a handy listing of all gardening and related publications available from UW–Madison Division of Extension Publishing (24 pages...

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  • Lawn Maintenance
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    Lawn Maintenance

    Author(s) John C. Stier Fertilizing, watering, and mowing all help you maintain a healthy lawn. This fact sheet covers these, plus how to deal wit...

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  • Homegrown Tomatoes for Wisconsin
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    Homegrown Tomatoes for Wisconsin

    Author(s) Kristin Krokowski Tomatoes are one of the most nutritionally rich of all vegetables and are grown easily in the home garden. Here's how ...

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  • Mulches for Home Gardens and Plantings
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    Mulches for Home Gardens and Plantings

    Author(s) H. C. Harrison Boost your garden's production with mulches. This publication shows when to use organic mulches, like bark or leaves, an...

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  • Cover Crops for the Home Garden
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    Cover Crops for the Home Garden

    Author(s) John Hendrickson, Jim Stute This garden guide describes how to choose a combination of cover crops that will provide your soil with what...

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  • Turf Diseases of the Great Lakes Region
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    Turf Diseases of the Great Lakes Region

    Author(s) J. P Kerns, P. L. Koch Want to know what's ailing your lawn, park, or golf course turf and how to cure it? Turn to Turf Diseases of the...

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  • Organic and Reduced-Risk Lawn Care
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    Organic and Reduced-Risk Lawn Care

    Author(s) Doug Soldat, John Stier, Jim Kerns, Chris Williamson More and more people wish to move in the direction of creating an organic lawn, or...

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  • Growing Perennials
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    Growing Perennials

    Author(s) Anne M. Hanchek, J. Lee Taylor, Pamela Allenstein, Arthur C. Cameron Perennials are a popular choice among gardeners because they are fa...

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  • Herbicide Effectiveness on Invasive Plants in Wisconsin—2013
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    Herbicide Effectiveness on Invasive Plants in Wisconsin—2013

    Author(s) Mark Renz Based on research and field observations, this publication highlights the effectiveness of 35 herbicides on 32 different inva...

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  • Sampling Lawn and Garden Soils for Analysis
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    Sampling Lawn and Garden Soils for Analysis

    Author(s) Geoff Siemering, John B. Peters, Doug Soldat Learn how to get a soil analysis and use it to develop your own tailored plan to provide m...

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  • Home Fruit Cultivars for Southern Wisconsin
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    Home Fruit Cultivars for Southern Wisconsin

    Author(s) A. Atucha, B. R. Smith, J. van Zoeren Find out which fruit cultivars are recommended for your area. Describes flavor, ripening date, win...

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  • Apple Cultivars for Wisconsin
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    Apple Cultivars for Wisconsin

    Author(s) T. R. Roper This detailed publication lists ripening dates, tree and fruit characteristics, and relative disease resistance for more th...

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  • Garden Fertilization
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    Garden Fertilization

    Author(s) John Peters, Carrie Laboski A companion to Sampling Garden Soils and Turf Areas for Testing (A2166), this fact sheet shows how to inter...

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  • Rootstocks for Fruit Trees in Wisconsin
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    Rootstocks for Fruit Trees in Wisconsin

    Author(s) Teryl R. Roper To grow fruit that is true to type, fruit trees are propagated by budding or grafting sections of known cultivars (scion...

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  • Raspberry Pest Management for Home Gardeners
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    Raspberry Pest Management for Home Gardeners

    Author(s) D. L. Mahr, P. S. McManus, T. R. Roper Raspberries can be grown throughout Wisconsin. The cultural practices listed in this brief fact s...

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  • Making and Using Compost in the Garden
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    Making and Using Compost in the Garden

    Author(s) Christine Wen, Joe Van Rossum Making your own compost is an easy, practical, and satisfying way to make use of yard waste and table scr...

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  • Lilacs for Cold Climates
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    Lilacs for Cold Climates

    Author(s) Laura G. Jull Lilacs for Cold Climates describes the best of the top-rated cold-weather cultivars. These are the gems that will survive ...

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  • Apple Maggot
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    Apple Maggot

    Author(s) Annie Deutsch, Christelle Guédot Apple maggot, also commonly known as railway worm, is a significant pest of apples in commercial and ba...

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  • Vegetable Garden, The
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    Vegetable Garden, The

    Author(s) H.C. Harrison Here is a simple, direct, and comprehensive guide to planning, planting, and caring for a vegetable garden. The author gui...

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  • Lawn Fertilization
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    Lawn Fertilization

    Author(s) W. R. Kussow, S. M. Combs, A. J. Sausen, D. J. Soldat A well-maintained lawn is an important asset for the homeowner, the community, and...

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  • Lawn Aeration and Topdressing
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    Lawn Aeration and Topdressing

    Author(s) John C. Stier Lawns may deteriorate over time due to excess thatch, soil compaction, or a combination of the two. Aeration helps to mana...

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  • Do-It-Yourself Alternative Lawn Care
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    Do-It-Yourself Alternative Lawn Care

    Author(s) Doug Soldat Growing a lush lawn without synthetic fertilizer or pesticide is difficult, but can be done-and growing your lawn this way ...

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