Position: La Plata County Extension Office

Email: parmenterdm@co.laplata.co.us

As nights cool, tomatoes may need special attention

By Darrin Parmenter With the return to school, so came the cooler nights. Early mornings, wrangling two kids out of bed, chucking them in the shower, feeding them and getting them off to their...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Fresh layer of mulch can revive your weary garden

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Give your new tree promising start with these steps

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: July 30, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Help your plants survive the dog days of summer

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: July 16, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

In dry West, plants need help

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: July 2, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Now’s the time to plant your warm-weather crops

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: June 4, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

With smart, tender care, you can grow lush, healthy lawn

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: May 21, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Protect your trees: The ips beetle is creeping back

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: May 7, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Eager to get gardening? Here’s what to plant now

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: April 23, 2014 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Homegrown fodder feeds horses in season of drought

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2013 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Before winter sets in, make sure your garden is ready

Editor’s note: Get Growing, written by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears every other week during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2013 | COLUMN: Get Growing

Freeze your abundance of zucchini

Editor’s note: Get Growing, provided by the La Plata County Extension Office’s Master Gardener Program, appears during the growing season. It features timely tips and suggestions for your garden...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2013 | COLUMN: Get Growing

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