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Educational Web Sites

All About Sustainable Gardening:
www.create-qr-codes.org/nfc/sustainable-gardening.html

All Things Plants:  allthingsplants.com

Bug of the Week:   www.bugoftheweek.com

Butterflies in the Garden
www.ButterfliesInTheGarden.com

Canning 
www.uga.edu/nchfp
(National Center for Home Food Preservation)

http://allrecipes.com/HowTo/Commonly-
http://allrecipes.com/HowTo/Commonly-Used-Measurements--Equivalents/detail.aspx

Canning Process: Ball Instruction Video
http://www.freshpreserving.com/getting-started.aspx

Canning Process: Ball Intro Instruction Guide
http://www.freshpreserving.com/guides/IntroToCanning.pdf

Canning Process Guidelines - USDA
www.usda.gov

Crown Bees - Everything on Native Bees:

http://www.crownbees.com

DNR Website - Plant Species:
www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,4570,7-153-10370_12146---,00.html

Dr. Art Cameron: Director of MSU HorticultureGardens:
  www.hrt.msu.edu/cameron-art

Crop Services International (soil testing:)
www.cropservicesintl.com  800-260-7933

Ecosystem Gardening Course - Free Online Lessons
http://www.ecosystemgardening.com/ecosystem-gardening-essentials.html


Gardening with Kids:
www.serenataflowers.com/Flowers-plants-and-gardening-for-kids

Helpful resources for identifying weeds in the garden
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/helpful_resources_for_identifying_weeds_in_the_garden

Herbarium - U of M:
http://michiganflora.net/home.aspx

How to protect bees in my yard and garden
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/how_to_protect_bees_in_my_yard_and_garden

Improve Your Home Garden:
www.servicemagic.co.uk/resources/improve-home-garden/


Master Gardener Program site – various MSU videos
http://mg.msue.msu.edu/for_master_gardener_volunteers/seminars_and_classes

Educational Web Sites (continued)

 
MSU Smart Gardening: http://coupons.answers.com/guide/17872749/Home-and-Garden-Resources-for-Master-Gardeners.html

Michigan Natural Features Inventory
mnfi.anr.msu.edu

MSU Gardening in Michigan: 
migarden.msu.edu

MSU Lawn & Garden: 
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/topic/info/lawn_garden

MSU Turf
(great weed info!):  www.msuturfweeds.net/links

Native Plants in Michigan:
http://nativeplants.msu.edu

North Central Integrated Pest Management:

www.ncipmc.org/index.cfm

 

Ontario Grasses:
http://ontariograsses.com/main/species.php?id=3032

Plants Poisonous to our Animals -
ASPCA:
 

When bad things happen to good tomatoes
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/when_bad_things_happen_to_good_tomatoes

Wildflowers Recommended for Michigan:

www.wildflower.org/collections/collection.php?collection=MI

Wisconsin Master Gardener:
http://wimastergardener.org

(Wren Song) Ultimate Guides for Wildlife Gardeners

www.ecosystemgardening.com/wren-song/ultimate-guides-for-wildlife-gardeners



Gardening Forums / Blogs
 
Dave's Garden:  davesgarden.com

Garden A to Z: 
www.GardenAtoZ.com 

Garden Guy
gardenguy1.blogspot.com

Homeowner's Outdoor Horticulture Guide:
www.design55online.co.uk/a-homeowners-outdoor-horticulture-guide

Tomatoville - Tomato growing forum: 
www.tomatoville.com