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Different sorts of winter squash and pumpkins

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Winter Squash Although they carry a name like this, their season lasts from late summer to mid-winter. Some of them are even available year-round. A wide …


Guide to Control Insects in Pumpkins

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Squash bug The squash bug ranges in size from about 1/2- to 3/4-inch when they are adults, according to Dan Pavuk, a lecturer and Ecology and …


Ackerman Family Farms and their Famous Pumpkins

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The American Cancer Society estimates that one in eight or 12 percent of women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. In an effort to …


Controlling Weeds in Pumpkins

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The last thing pumpkin growers want to do is allow weeds and grasses to rob nutrients from their fruit or prevent fresh rainwater or irrigated water …