Master Gardener Ciscoe Morris to appear A longtime Issaquah
institution is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a day full of
free food, giveaways and a visit from a Pacific Northwest gardening
icon. Grange Supply has been in business since 1934, starting as a
Renton-area diesel pump before relocating to Issaquah in 1943 and
expanding into the all-things-gardening, [...]
The mayor of Minneapolis and the chairman of the Shakopee
Mdewakanton Sioux signed an agreement Tuesday that promotes the use
of biochar. Jim Doten, Minneapolis' environmental services'
supervisor, says it's a product similar to cooking charcoal that's
used for gardening.
Connor Blake faces multiple charges in Saturday's incident A
20-year-old Tequesta man with a history of recent arrests has been
taken into custody again, this time on charges he broke into his
neighbor's screened-in patio and masturbated while staring at her,
Whether it’s a residential or a commercial lawn that needs to
be kept green and looking lush, the father and son team of Bob and
Don Dahlk can install and service an irrigation system through
their business, Capitol Lawn Sprinkler.
Children who don’t eat fruits and vegetables as babies are
less likely to eat the healthy foods at age six, according to a new
series of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and her
co-authors said infrequent intake of fruits and vegetables during
late infancy was associated with infrequent intake of those foods
at six years of age. "Our study suggests that infrequent intake of
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The state of Missouri wants more
locally-grown fruits and vegetables to feed school children for
snacks and lunches. The Show-Me State is offering grants to get
more locally-produced food into school cafeterias. At an urban farm
in Kansas City, Kan., fresh vegetables are grown for people across
the metro, including school […]
Study group supplied with junk food, fruit and vegetables ate
65% more calories while watching Bays frenetic The Island, compared
with those who watched a slow-paced talk show The Island: Peter
Bradshaws one-star review More on Michael Bay Watching action
movies may cause people to overeat, according to a new US study .
The report, from researchers at the Cornell University Food and
Brand Lab ...
Jeff Ciudaj is an inventor with a passion for problem
solving. With the state of California in its fourth year of
drought, Ciudaj says his modified irrigation system can save up to
50 percent of water usage.
As householders' thoughts turn to gardening, painting and
outdoor projects with the arrival of spring, Woolworths is ramping
up marketing for its Masters home improvement chain in an attempt
to increase brand awareness and lure shoppers.
Netafim, the global leader in irrigation, announced today
that it is focusing its sustainability efforts on fighting food,
water and land scarcity worldwide. The Company revealed its
sustainability goals and strategy in the Netafim 2013
Sustainability Report, which was released today at World Water Week
Washington, Sep 01 (ANI): A new, first-of-its-kind, study has
revealed that designing the offices with green plants could
increase productivity by 15 percent. The research showed plants in
the office significantly increased workplace satisfaction,
self-reported levels of concentration, and perceived air quality.
The results suggested that a green office increases employees' work
engagement by ...
Each patio collection in Woodforest is designed to offer a
luxurious home with ample space for entertaining without
sacrificing storage space or living areas, should friends or family
pay a visit. (PRWeb August 31, 2014) Read the full story at
With liberal use of rebates and a sprinkling of recycled
water, homeowners associations in Southern California can update
their landscaping, observe drought restrictions and still maintain
aesthetic standards, officials said at a recent meeting of the
Community Association Institute.
It's hard out there for a yard. New and old-homeowners share
a common desperation to keep their lawn looking clean, organized
and unique. Some are content to settle for a regularly scheduled
lawn mowing, while others experiment with more elaborate techniques
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Sometimes, our amateur landscaping attempts don't exactly work out
like we ...
Snazzy, spiffy newly-renovated patio alert: Booze whisperer
Elizabeth Pierce reports that Winston's Pub (531 Old Metairie Rd.)
is great for outdoor imbibing these days, and there's plans "to add
horseshoe pits in the fall along with a big screen TV...
Publik Draft House (P.D.H.) recently completed renovations to
its upstairs and outdoor patio areas. The newly restructured second
floor offers seating for up to 58 people and an updated full bar.
P.D.H will focus on hosting private events and...
The vernacular of today's beauty buzz is riddled with words
and phrases about staying young, but the idea of "carotenoid
coloration" means little to most people, although it's exactly what
you're probably looking for. It's that sexy, healthy glow that
comes from eating five servings of fruits and vegetables per day
and an innovative study says it has a more powerful effect on
attractiveness than ...
Adding to the industry’s most extensive portfolio of drip
irrigation system offerings, Netafim USA has entered into a
strategic alliance with Nebraska-based T-L Irrigation in support of
their patented Precision Mobile Drip Irrigation platform.
When Ann and Glen Gage downsized from their expansive home
and garden in Switzerland to a San Francisco town house, one of the
things they missed most was the koi pond they'd built and tended
for years. It was brimming with elegant plants, fish and its own
EasyTurf, Inc. today named Normac Irrigation and Landscaping
Supplies as an EasyTurf Authorized Reseller for Greater Sacramento,
CA. (PRWeb August 21, 2014) Read the full story at
Birds Eye® frozen vegetables and the Walt Disney Company® are
teaming up to increase vegetable consumption among children in the
United States. The launch of this joint initiative, The Veggin’ In
LA With Laura Marano Sweepstakes presented by Birds Eye, will show
kids that veggies can be fun, cool, and delicious.
The back patio at Del Fuego Sure, New Orleans is still in the
middle of a summer snooze and sweat marathon, but as Fall's cool
breezes head to the Crescent City, it's time to reassess the best
The former El Patio Restaurant at 3193 Mission Street is set
to become a new bar and chili outpost, courtesy of local brewing
outfit Old Bus Tavern and chili pop-up Barchili, which has been
making weekly appearances up the street...
Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. (JI) , Asia’s top
irrigation-equipment maker, returned to profit in the first
quarter, helped by growth in its micro-irrigation business and
improved sales in water-challenged India.