Coming Soon: Hummingbirds

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Hummingbirds thrive when the temperatures are warm. 

When you put out your hummingbird feeders, please note that the feeder itself should have red accents, but the nectar should be clear. Provide your hummingbirds with sugar water (recipe below) and never add red food coloring, as that is unhealthy for the birds. Change the nectar frequently so it remains fresh and clear. 

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Plan Your Herb Garden Early

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What would you rather use to season your spaghetti sauce: dusty and dried flakes of basil that have been sitting on a shelf in a grocery store for 6 months? Or bright, green, fresh basil leaves that you pick yourself from your own herb garden just steps away from your kitchen? It’s likely most folks will choose the fresh option.

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