- Why IS garden snobbery in full bloom? Outraged expert takes his secateurs to the perfumed elitists
STEFAN BUCZACKI: Snobbery is in full bloom across Britain's gardens this month, as a campaign by growers to rehabilitate one of the country's prettiest flowers is met with resistance.
Daily Mail. Mon, 19 Apr 2021 22:15:42 +0100.
- Housing & Permits Outperform on Strong Single-Family
1.74 million new home construction projects were generated for the month of March, well beyond the 1.62 million consensus estimate. For Building Permits -- a proxy for future Housing Starts -- came in at 1.766 million.
Mark Vickery. Zacks. Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:08:00 GMT.
- Woman discovers massive wolf spider with hundreds of babies on its back in garden
Spine-tingling discovery made in New South Wales, Australia, while mowing the lawn
Joe Sommerlad. The Independent. Fri, 02 Apr 2021 10:43:01 GMT.
- 35 Backyard Decor Ideas That Are Designed for Fun and Creating Memories
Affordable DIY projects and gardening ideas for a statement space.
Good Housekeeping. Thu, 01 Apr 2021 16:49:00 +0000.
- Wellness Secrets To Growing Food Plants At Home
Since not everyone has an expansive outdoor gardening space, indoor gardening (favored by 46%) and container gardening (enjoying 32% popularity) have become accepted ways to grow herbs, greens, vegetables and other food plants.
By Jamie Gold, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 30 Mar 2021 19:45:09 -0400.
- Burglar and victims become friends through rehabilitation scheme
Anne Linton and a man who burgled her swap Christmas gifts and he regularly does her gardening.
BBC News. Fri, 26 Mar 2021 12:36:44 GMT.
- Early autumn is the ideal time to get your garden in order
Planting trees, shrubs and perennials now means they will be more resilient in the dry heat of next summer.
Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 19 Mar 2021 05:00:00 +1100.
- Corpse flower Chicago: Rogers Park gardener displays smelly plant in rare bloom
A Rogers Park gardener is giving his neighbors something to talk about: He has a pungent corpse flower in full bloom.
Wls. ABC News. Sat, 06 Mar 2021 12:16:53 +0000.
- Arizona homeowners planting tree in backyard find buried duffel bag filled with guns: police
Owners of a home in Arizona were gardening in their backyard on Sunday when they unearthed a disturbing find: a buried duffel bag filled with guns, authorities said.
Stephen Sorace. Fox News. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 19:21:26 GMT.
- I studied Alan Titchmarsh gardening videos, alleged terror plotter tells court
An aspiring rapper accused of plotting a terrorist attack using a gladiator-style sword founded an agricultural charity and was studying Alan Titchmarsh gardening videos, he has told a jury.
Sky News. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 14:32:00 +0000.
- US home construction starts falling for first time since August
Construction of new homes in the US still remains above pre-pandemic levels thanks to record-low mortgage rates.
Al Jazeera. Thu, 18 Feb 2021 15:16:47 +0000.
- Fans are in, but crowd numbers are thin at Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - The lines for beer on Day 1 at the Australian Open were noticeably thinner than usual, and the lawn chairs set up in front of the giant television screen in Garden Square were far emptier. ...
Justin Bergman. Washington Times. Mon, 08 Feb 2021 02:40:25 -0500.
- Robot dog Spot skips, cleans and does gardening
Previously an operator had to be within range with a tablet to command the four-legged robot.
BBC News. Tue, 02 Feb 2021 19:09:44 GMT.
- Juicing technique could influence healthfulness of fresh-squeezed juice
With the New Year, many people are making resolutions to eat healthier, by eating more vegetables, for example. But those who don't like the taste or texture of some vegetables might prefer to drink them in a home-squeezed juice. ...
Science Daily. Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:55:50 EST.
- Saving Corpse Flowers From Being Inbred to Extinction
To preserve corpse flowers and other rare plants, botanic gardens are borrowing studbooks, an approach used by zoos and horse breeders.
Samantha Drake. New York Times. Fri, 11 Dec 2020 16:58:21 +0000.
- Exhibition about climate changes in the North opens in Arkhangelsk
The exposition also presents practical objects, like, for example the garden beds, which are best for successful growing of vegetables in the North without damaging the environment
Tass. Fri, 11 Dec 2020 19:08:13 +0300.
- Mastercard SpendingPulse: November holiday sales up 5.1%
NEW YORK (AP) - Retail sales rose 5.1% in November, as spending on home furnishings and consumer electronics helped offset a drop in sales of clothing and at department stores, a widely watched industry gauge shows. ...
Anne D'innocenzio. Washington Times. Thu, 03 Dec 2020 07:00:07 -0500.
- Apple gets restraining order against man accused of stalking CEO Tim Cook - CNET
The company says Rakesh "Rocky" Sharma showed up at Cook's home with champagne and flowers.
Shara Tibken. CNET. Fri, 21 Feb 2020 01:42:00 +0000.
- Key Sources for the U.S. Furniture Market for 2018
Last year was less volatile than 2016 for the home furnishings industry. Consumer spending on furniture and bedding was up 3.3% in 2017, and more than half of the companies on Furniture Today's ...
Furniture Today. Fri, 25 May 2018 11:33:11 -0400.
- Use these tips to water your garden less this spring - CNET
Save water with these smart gardening tips.
Alina Bradford. CNET. Fri, 30 Mar 2018 14:02:07 +0000.