3 Things To Keep In Mind When Creating An Indoor Garden
Friday, November 27, 2020, 12:30pm
Horticulturist Tovah Martin prefers to call indoor plants home plants rather than houseplants. That label fits better with her belief that indoor gardens should be designed to bring joy and comfort to your home.
Fall Seeding Is Best For Prairie Flowers, Expert Says
Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 6:35am
Neil Diboll, recognized internationally as an expert in native plant community ecology, said fall can be a really great time to seed prairie flowers, particularly because they require exposure to cold, damp conditions.
Cotton, Folded, Ventilated — What Kind Of Mask Is Best?
Thursday, July 23, 2020, 6:05am
Research by Scott Sanders, a professor in the mechanical engineering and electrical and computer engineering departments at UW-Madison, has shown that in situations where people can social distance, three-layered masks are best, with cotton for the internal layer, a non-woven synthetic for the middle and an outer layer of polyester.
How To Get The Most Out Of Your Garden Space
Friday, June 19, 2020, 10:45am
Whether you’re growing a vegetable garden for the first time or you’re a seasoned pro, when you’re working with a small space, you’ll likely need to get creative with your approach.
How To Identify 5 Owls Around Wisconsin
Friday, June 12, 2020, 6:30am
Karla Bloem, executive director of the International Owl Center, has clues for identifying distinctive characteristics of five owls you can hear around Wisconsin.
How To Eat For A Healthy Gut
Monday, May 18, 2020, 5:00am
Some of the most common concerns doctors hear from patients relates to their gut health — gas, constipation, bloating, diarrhea — but it’s not always the easiest or most comfortable conversation to start.
How To Reduce Strain On Back, Neck When Working From Home
Monday, April 20, 2020, 1:30pm
Physical therapists Lori Thein Brody and Jill Thein Nisssenbaum are having to grow accustomed to the work-from-home lifestyle that has become a new reality for many. Used to a more active job that requires getting up and moving with patients, these physical therapists, like many of their patients, are now sitting and making phone calls for much of the day.