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Gardening articles from NewsOK

Improving Your Home: Tips provided for keeping the inside of your house dry
Improving Your Home: Paul Bianchina gives some practical home maintenance tips for keeping that water where it belongs. Read More
Realtors' groups launch app
The app allows real estate agents and potential homebuyers to search for homes on the Multiple Listing Service. Read More
The House Detective: Wasterwater drains into backyard
DEAR BARRY: We bought our home a few months ago and discovered septic problems as soon as we moved in. The septic tank was replaced less that a year ago, but there is an open pipe that spills water into our backyard. Fortunately it only drains water from the kitchen and laundry. Nothing was disclosed by the... Read More
The Nation's Housing Column: Is spring the time to list a home?
Reviews of realty industry and academic studies suggest that while sales totals generally are highest in May and June, they are actually reflecting listings, contracts and buyer searches that occur earlier in the year. Read More
Listing of the week: 18500 Scarlet Oak Lane
The Listing of the Week is an updated 11/2-level home in the Twin Oaks addition in northwest Oklahoma City. Read More
Smart Moves: How to save for a house
Here are a few pointers for would-be homebuyers with a weakness for impulsive shopping. Read More
Ray Ridlen: How do you become a Master Gardener?
Last year, Oklahoma County Master Gardeners assisted more than 20,000 area residents with gardening questions. Read More
More consumers grow their own
At the Home Depot, edible plants have been the fastest growing category in live goods for the past five years. Read More
Whistle-Stop festival held in Wellston
The Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary, and a Whistle-Stop and Festival in Wellston was one of the events held to mark the centennial. Read More
Zoo Atlanta director selected for Oklahoma City Zoo post
Dwight Lawson, director of Zoo Atlanta, was one of 26 people who applied for the position. Read More


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