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Recent Warm Weather Is Fooling Plants, But Don't Rush The Season

And it's only February?
Pete Rightmire/WVXU
And it's only February?

The recent stretch of unseasonably-warm weather has been enjoyable, but the trees and plants that are coming up and producing buds much earlier than normal may be damaged when temperatures drop down to below freezing again.

And it's only February?
Credit Pete Rightmire/WVXU
And it's only February?

Joining us to discuss what to do now to keep your plants and trees healthy and to answer your gardening questions are Jim Lowenberg, who operates Running Creek Farm in Mt. Healthy; Co-owner of Homeadow Song Farm and Director of the Community Garden Program at Turner Farm, Peter Huttinger; and Boone County Cooperative Extension Horticulture extension agent David Koester.

For upcoming Boone County Extension program information, click here. Information on Turner Farm classes and events can be found here. For information on programs and events in Campbell County, click here. For the Campbell County Extension Horticultural Newsletter, click here

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