Special Guest: Dean Brand - CoChair of the Polk County Master Gardeners Discovery Garden at the Iowa State Fair
Summer is in full swing and the Iowa State Fair is just days away!
Be sure to enter the Best Tasting Tomato Contest at the Iowa State Fair
No preregistration required.....just show up on Saturday August 9th with your good-tastin' tomato and you could win!
Reiman Gardens After Hours - Friday August 8, 2014 4:30pm to 7pm
Enjoy the beautiful weather and beautiful gardens with friends, live music a few refreshments.
It has been a dry couple of weeks, but improper watering and wet conditions earlier this year can cause issues on tomatoes like Early Blight and Septoria Leaf Spot. Learn more about their control from Iowa State University Extension
Emerald Ash Borer has had its eleventh official siting in Iowa. This article from Iowa State has some great photos of what an infestation of EAB could look like in your yard.