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June 2015


Date Article
June 10, 2015

Eating a Rainbow of Fruits and Vegetables From the Garden

Hippocrates once said, "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." He knew long agao what researchers are saying today, that a rainbow of fruits and vegetables have essential vitamins, minerals, fiber and phytochemicals needed to keep us healthy.

 June 17, 2015

 Be The Grill Master for Dad This Fathers Day

Surprise dad this weekend by becoming the grill master in honor of all that dad has done. Imagine how surprised he will be when he sits down to a grilled meal, and he didn't have to be "king of the grill" for the meal.

 June 24, 2015

 What Your Budding Chef Needs to Know in the Kitchen

Budding chefs are preparing their lunches and snacks this summer and many times it is more than heating something up in the microwave.

 June 26, 2015

 2015 Master Gardener Basic Training Classes Begin Soon

Red Dirt Master Gardeners are now accepting applications for Basic Training. This program includes training on lawn care, ornamental shrubs and trees, fire ant and other pest control, disease and weed management, soils and plant nutrition, vegetable and flower gardening, home fruit production, irrigation, and much more.

 June 30, 2015

 Blueberries Full of Antioxidants

It is believed that blueberries contain more antioxidants than 40 other common fruits and vegetables. Researchers are finding that blueberries contain an antioxidant thought to be important for preserving brain function.