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    Monthly Gardening Tips

    JanuaryPrintable Checklist

    Fertilize poinsettias after their blooms fall off, and trim back to just a few leaves if keeping it until next year. Otherwise, add it to the compost pile.
    Plan the garden on paper using a pencil and eraser.
    Order some new and exciting seeds from your favorite catalog.
    Water evergreens if there is no snow on the ground.
    Learn how to grow herbs inside for winter.
    Make a list of seeds you want to start indoors.
    Start onion seeds indoors.

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    JayDee Gunnell – Extension Associate Professor
    Jerry Goodspeed – Director, USU Botanical Center
    Britney Hunter – Extension Assistant Professor

    Contributing Authors

    Diana Alson Extension Specialist
    Taun Beddes Extension Associate Professor
    Brent Black Extension Fruit Specialist
    Mike Caron Extension Assistant Professor
    Dan Drost Extension Vegetable Specialist
    Kelly Kopp Extension Turfgrass Specialist
    Marion Murray IPM Project Leader
    Mike Pace Extension Professor, Box Elder
    Ricardo Ramirez Entomology Specialist
    Larry Rupp Extension Horticulture Specialist