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Pear harvest, harvesting winter squash

Pears should not be allowed to ripen on the tree. They should be picked while still firm and ripened after harvest. Tree-ripened fruits are often of poor quality because of…

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Minister Speaks – Peace: A true blessing from our Lord

The text in 2 Samuel 7:29 portrays King David who comes to the Lord asking Him to bless his household. Can I suggest that readers to pause a little bit…

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Back-to-school communication

The excitement that students have as they begin a new school year is contagious. Yes, even those high school students act like they are not excited, but it is mostly…

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How to crush those last 10 lbs

Got a frustrating few pounds left? You’ve been on point with your fitness, getting in your workouts and eating cleaner than ever before. Initially the weight fell off, and it…

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Older adults and shingles

Shingles causes a painful, blistering skin rash. Your risk of shingles increases as you get older. If you are 60 years of age or older, the Centers for Disease Control…

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What’s on the mind?

Blue-Green Algae — The recent rains, may help eliminate the problem for a while. If you suspect you are having this problem, do the at home jar test. If the…

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Strawberries and grass cultivars

An abundant strawberry crop doesn’t “just happen!” It takes effort to make sure the bed is well taken care, weeds are kept at bay, and diseases are monitored to determine…

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Champion 4-H fair winners share recipes

It has become a yearly tradition that after each fair I share with you the recipes of the Overall Champion and Overall Reserve Champion food products. This is year is…

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