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Horticulture Tips for January

Consider the following list of garden to-dos for mid-winter.
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Sandbur Control Part 1

No, this is not the right time of year to take action against sandburs. However, sandburs are one of the most asked about topics in the Payne County Extension office, so I thought it might be helpful to go ahead and talk about it now so you can formulate your action plan for this growing season. Read More...

Sandbur Control Part 2

No, this is not the right time of year to take action against sandburs. However, we’ve had a rash of calls about this pesky weed recently so I thought it might be helpful to go ahead and talk about it now so you can formulate your action plan for this growing season. Read More...

Crabgrass Prevention

The choices for products offering crabgrass and other weed control can be overwhelming. This information should help you increase your chances for successful weed control this season. Read More...

Take Care with Weed Control Products

Now is NOT the best time to control these weeds. Is it possible? Yes it is, but it is certainly not the preferred option. Lets consider the life-cycle of the weeds and the herbicides (weed killers) that we use to control them to determine how to deal with weeds now and how to prevent them next year.
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Spring Weed Control Update

The window for applying pre-emergence crabgrass control has effectively closed as crabgrass is germinating all over Payne County. Read More...

Catching up on the Mowing

If you are behind on your mowing, rest assured you are not alone! Here are a few suggestions to help you get the lawn back under control with a minimum of fuss. Read More...

What a Year it has been for Crabgrass

The office has been swamped with calls about crabgrass this year. Given the level of frustration from so many people, I thought a brief discussion on this weed might be helpful. Read More...

Landscape Calendar Tips

While many common landscape tasks are on-going or can be done at any time, some of these are also calendar dependent. Read More...

Horticulture Tips for February

Consider the following Tips for your February landscape. Read More...

Weed Killer Concerns

Here’s a timely reminder for the need to take care with weed control products, especially those designed to control broad leaf weeds. Read More...

Winter Weed Control Tips

If you are new to using weed control products, the discussion can get tedious and a bit confusing. Perhaps a few definitions would be helpful. Read More...

Horticulture Tips for March

Consider the following Tips for your March landscape. Read More...

Horticulture Tips for March

Consider the following Tips for your March landscape. Read More...

Weed Killer Concerns

An unpleasant side-effect to all the great rains we’ve had recently is the explosion in our weed growth. The calls and damaged plant samples coming into the Extension office right now serve as a somber reminder for the need to take care with weed control products, especially those designed to control broad leaf weeds.
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