Out of 373 lots sold at the 2015 LaGrange County 4-H Fair Auction, the grand total for the members who sold their animals was $298,468.20.
Over the past few months four 4-H students have walked up to their colorful and buzzing beehives to keep a close watch in their very own bee colonies for the new 4-H beekeeping project.
As potato crop pests go, the Colorado potato beetle is a nasty one. The adult is an oval shaped yellow bug about ¼ inch long with 10 black stripes on its back.
Spring gardening ‘things to do’
Spring is here and it’s time to get busy!
The honeybee population appears to have survived the winter in better shape than a year ago, but still faces several significant threats, a Purdue University honeybee specialist said.
African violets are one of my favorite houseplants. Their care takes little effort, they do not take up a lot of space, and they bless me during the winter with beautiful blooms.