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Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & Rats

Despite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?


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10 Tips To Winterize Your Lawn And Garden

Autumn days may be full of falling leaves and crisp weather, but it is also a time to prep your lawn for winter.


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Gardening For Kids And How It Relates To Math

Get the kids involved with gardening and along the way, recognize that it will teach them nurturing skills and patience, but also sharpen their math skills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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Sprouting Your First Family Vegetable Garden In Detroit

Check out these tips to make it easy and fun.


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Get Your DIY Fix At The Michigan Home And Garden Show

It’s a sign of Spring time: The 21st Annual Michigan Home and Garden Show is back at the Pontiac Silverdome. The show features ideas about landscaping, gardening and home improvement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

The raised vegetable beds at Compuware's Lafayette Greens urban mini-farm in downtown Detroit.

Compuware, City Open Urban Farm Downtown

Hundreds of Compuware Corp. workers, city officials, and the just plain curious attended Wednesday’s grand opening of Lafayette Greens, the tech giant’s experiment in urban gardening in the heart of downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

Maybury Farm in Northville

Meet The Babies At Northville’s Maybury Farm

Bring the whole family to Northville for a fun-filled weekend as Maybury Farm kicks off their summer Farm Days on Saturday and Sunday, May 14 and 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2011

Flower Day at Eastern Market in Detroit

45th Annual Flower Day At Detroit’s Eastern Market

The most spectacular flower event in Michigan returns to Detroit’s Eastern Market on Sunday, May 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2011

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Hydroponic Shops Popping Up Across Michigan

Michigan’s controversial medical marijuana law is spawning a “growing” group of stores in Metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2011