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Nevada Network Conference to Address Evacuation Planning

Ed Smith

Ed Smith

Natural Resources Specialist at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Expertise: Ed Smith works with property owners, fire departments and land management agencies to reduce wildfire threat to Nevada's wildland-urban interface communities. He serves as co-manager of the Living With Fire and is responsible for the technical aspects of the program.

Programs: Living With Fire, Community Wildfire Protection Plans, Mulch Combustibility, Be Ember Aware, Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities, Ember House Youth Activity
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On March 27 at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, the Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities, aka The

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Plant Wildflower Gardens Now to Attract Native Pollinators this Year

Attractive flower gardens can be a beautiful addition to your landscaping while creating suitable habitat for native pollinators. Native insect

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Landscape Design Principles Build Four Seasons of Interest

Ashley Andrews
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Ashley Andrews

Events & Web Presence Manager, Northern Area Horticulture at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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In winter, gardens more resemble a blank canvas than they do at any other time of year. Not yet in

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Uncover Holiday Houseplant Secrets with Botany

Ashley Andrews
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Ashley Andrews

Events & Web Presence Manager, Northern Area Horticulture at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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Plants keep secrets, and holiday houseplants are no exceptions. Take the beautiful red flowers of the poinsettia plant, for example.

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Force Bulbs to Bloom Indoors for a Splash of Color this Winter

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Vibrant autumn leaves have fallen and blown away. Winter and its cold temperatures are around the corner. A scarcity of

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Autumn Landscape To Dos

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The Sierras are topped with snow, and the valley floor has received some much needed rain. While many vegetable gardens

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Fall Lawn Care Grows Healthy Spring Lawns

Ashley Andrews
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Ashley Andrews

Events & Web Presence Manager, Northern Area Horticulture at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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Fall is here! Much needed rest and recuperation from the hardships of gardening and landscaping in the Great Basin Desert

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Water Efficiency in the Landscape

We had a very dry summer this year with no measurable precipitation since early May. That means the plants in

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Controlling Rabbits

Melody Hefner

Melody Hefner

Urban IPM and Pesticide Safety Program Coordinator at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Programs: Urban Integrated Pest Management and Pesticide Safety
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We have been getting calls in our office lately about nuisance rabbits. Rabbit populations fluctuate year to year and during

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Summer Turfgrass

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The sun is shining, the humidity is falling and the temperatures are rising. With our summer staying hot and in

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