Cooperative Extension Websites by State
Cooperative Extension offices are scattered across the country and represent wonderful resources for home gardeners. With gardening specialists on staff, these regional experts provide free information specific to the special conditions in your home town. Contact them:
- to learn about varieties that grow well in your part of the country
- with questions about how to make your soil the best it can be, because great soil is the basis for anything you choose to grow in your landscape.
- for assistance in identifying and addressing pest or disease issues - for suggestions about protecting plants from whatever form "crazy" weather takes in your region: gale force winds, snow that falls to 6 feet, rain that refuses to stop, parching dryness, etc.
- for so much more helpful gardening stuff click on your state below and then look for the area entitled "Horticulture" "Garden" or something similar.