Tree Pruning Pointers

You’ve sharpened your pruning shears, polished your loppers, and gassed up your chainsaw.  Your trees need to lighten their woody load and you’re the person to help them do it.  But hold on a moment!  Before you start cutting keep the following pointers in mind: When you cut can matter …

Turf Winterization Tips

As we wrap up the first week of October, complete with warm temperatures and many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors (when the smoke permits), winterization is probably only begrudgingly entering your mind.  While it is true we likely have a few more weeks of Northern Nevada’s “second summer,” here are …

QWEL September 2020: Socially Distanced and Water Efficient

Previous Next Another batch of water efficient professionals are ready to help make sure you’re irrigating effectively.  Head over to QWEL.net to take a look at a full listing of professionals in your area! *This list will be updated as online student irrigation audits are submitted and reviewed* Organizations this …

Cooperative Extension Announces 2020 Green Industry Training Certification Recipients

This year’s Green Industry Training has wrapped up, and we are proud to present the newest crop of green industry professionals. This certification provides a wide breadth of horticultural knowledge tailored to Northern Nevada, and covers topics ranging from pruning practices to pest management, soils, noxious weeds, and everything in …