Some like it hot!

If you’re one of these folks, then OSU would like to hear from you: Oregon State University Extension Service Peppers are notoriously difficult to get to ripen in most regions of Oregon. Doesn’t that drive you crazy? Well, we’d like to help pep up...

For all you rose lovers

Note that downy mildew is systemic, unlike black spot. This means that just getting rid of affected leaves won’t do the trick.   PNW Plant Disease Management Many of you know we have a big problem with black spot on roses in the PNW but how familiar are you...

Request for your input

Dear Extension Family and Friends, We strive to make our E-newsletter interesting and relevant to our readers. Please provide your feedback in as much constructive and critical detail as possible. All of your comments will be carefully considered. We are also taking...

Buzzy?

Take just under a minute to meet and greet 5 of your garden helpers. Oregon State University Extension Service · 5 Bees In honor of World Bee Day, we would like to introduce you to 5 bees common to the Pacific Northwest. Feel free to add your own sound effectzzzzz...

Giant Hogweed – Keep away!!!

Important warning. If you see it, please report to Marion SWCD. Do this before you attempt to remove it! Marion Soil & Water Conservation District Recently spotted near Silverton. Why should we know the difference between Giant Hogweed and its look-alikes?...