Archive | July, 2011
RESCUE!® Stink Bug Trap Review

RESCUE!® Stink Bug Trap Review

Last week I told you all about our new product the RESCUE!® Stink Bug Trap, well this week I put the trap to the test. We have an apple tree at MasterGardening Headquarters which was showing signs of stink bug damage, sunken dark spots under the skin of the fruit. I had also spotted the [...]

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Stink Bug

A Stink Bug Solution Has Arrived!

If you live in the Mid-Atlantic States then in the last year you have discovered a new pest wrecking havoc on your home and garden. The stink bug all but unknown to the United States until a few short years ago has spread its mass population from coast to coast with severe infestation levels throughout [...]

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Peach Hand Pie

Homegrown Peach Hand Pies

Peach hand pies are a perfectly portioned homegrown snack that goes anywhere. Though they require a few more steps than regular pie they are worth the extra effort. This is a simple to follow recipe yielding delicious results. If peaches aren’t your thing sub them out for any berry or stone fruit. Dough: Adapted from: [...]

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Blossom End Rot

Black Bottom Tomatoes: What’s the Cause and How to Fix it

You head out into the garden to check the progress of your prized tomatoes only to find dark waterlogged spots on the bottom of the fruit. You then check your zucchini and notice the blossom end of the small fruit has shriveled and turned brown. Don’t panic!  While your plants are suffering from a disease, [...]

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July Garden Spotlight

Garden Spotlight- July 2011

July always starts with a bang as  family and friends celebrate Independence Day with bbq, fireworks and lawn games. Most of our gardens are now in full swing with hot summer days feeding plants loaded down with green tomatoes and a bright riot of colorful flowers. To help celebrate all those beautiful gardens we have initiated our [...]

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