Photo Contest

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 by

Winter 2014 Amateur Photography Contest Photography contest runs December 1, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Winners announced in March 2015...

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Nature and Fallen Leaves

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by

Not only do leaves make trees look beautiful, their importance in sustaining life on this planet cannot be understated. Their bright...

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Indicators of Trunk Decay

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by

A good indicator of decay is the presence of fungal fruiting structures on the trunk, limbs, or roots.  Fungal fruiting structures...

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Why Leaves Change Color

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 by

Every autumn we revel in the beauty of the fall colors. The mixture of red, purple, orange and yellow is the result of chemical...

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February Garden Tips

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 by

* Order perennial plants and bulbs now for cut flowers this summer. Particularly good choices are phlox, daisies, coreopsis, asters...

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SWCD Tree Sale

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 by

Deadline Friday, March 21 Each year the Soil and Water Conservation District sells bare root trees, evergreen, shrub seedlings, and...

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