horticulture http://wkms.org en Winter Pruning Tips from MSU Horticulturalist http://wkms.org/post/winter-pruning-tips-msu-horticulturalist <p>With high temperatures expected to reach the lower to mid 50s this weekend, it might just be warm enough to step outside and give that yard some much needed tender loving care. Pruning during the dormant months is the most common practice, allowing plants ample opportunity to grow in the spring.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray State&nbsp;Horticulture faculty member Pat Williams addresses pruning in the winter and what to do about ice-damaged trees in a workshop from 1 to 3 Saturday (February 15) afternoon at the Pullen Farm greenhouse at the Murray State Arboretum, on Hickory Drive, off Main Street.</span></p><p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 22:51:14 +0000 Kate Lochte 38631 at http://wkms.org Winter Pruning Tips from MSU Horticulturalist Bountiful Flowers and Family Fun at the Tennessee Iris Festival http://wkms.org/post/bountiful-flowers-and-family-fun-tennessee-iris-festival <p>The Tennessee Iris Festival Iris and Horticulture Show is Friday and the David Johnson Chorus performs Saturday. Festival Board Member Christy Oliver has the scoop on all the other Festival events this week in Dresden. She speaks with Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em>. The festival runs from April 27 through May 4. &nbsp;<a href="http://www.tennesseeirisfestival.com/">Click here for more information and a schedule of events</a>.</p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 19:55:11 +0000 Tracy Ross 31213 at http://wkms.org Bountiful Flowers and Family Fun at the Tennessee Iris Festival Winter Gardening Tips and Pennyrile Agritourism http://wkms.org/post/winter-gardening-tips-and-pennyrile-agritourism <p>UK Extension Horticulture Agent Kelly Jackson in Hopkinsville visits with Sounds Good Tuesday, December 11, 2012, first to talk gardening, second to describe what businesses in Todd, Trigg, Christian, Caldwell &amp; Lyon Counties are part of the Pennyrile Region Agritourism Association, Inc., which was formed in 2007 to promote and market farms, wineries, distilleries, orchards, galleries, and other entities in these areas which welcome visitors.</p><p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 22:58:50 +0000 Kate Lochte 25568 at http://wkms.org Winter Gardening Tips and Pennyrile Agritourism