Anticipation Have you ever been excited over something - a trip, party or someone's visit - that you count the days, the hours, even the minutes before its/their arrival?
You mark the days off with a Sharpie - ...
Create bird habitats in your yard Birds can contribute wonderful things to the enjoyment of a landscape, such as movement, color, sounds and even pest control. Gardeners almost universally welcome the presence of birds. They can ev...
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Dan Gill/LSU AgCenter HorticulturistZachary Today.Com
Fall is for planting shrubs Shrubs make up the main background plants for most home landscapes. Many home gardeners plant shrubs during spring because that is when most of us think about gardening and that is when garden cent...
Oct 02, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
Allen Owings/LSU AgCenter horticulturistZachary Today.Com
The President's Column: Sugar planting harvest We’re in our sixth season here in Louisiana, at least according to sugarcane farmers.
In order, they’re fall, winter, spring, summer, hurricane and grinding season. Back in the summer, sugarcane f...
Oct 01, 2012 | 0 | 2 |
Mike Danna/La. Parish Farm BureauZachary Today.Com
TOPS looks at 10 underappreciated ‘Super Foods’ Do you know what’s in your fridge? Believe it or not, there are many ordinary foods in there that have extraordinary nutritional value.
Whether it’s a vegetable or seed, these foods can add flavor...