A beautiful day and a record crowd made for yet another great Rutgers Day.
The Rutgers University Seeing Eye Puppy Raising Club offers a rewarding experience for students who raise puppies for The Seeing Eye, Inc., a private, not-for-profit organization formed in 1929 with the goal of providing dogs to serve the visually-impaired across the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. See what the club is all about.
Spring and fall are good times to test lawn and garden soil. Soil test results are a guide for what to add to soil now and in time, to reach optimum soil fertility for healthy plant growth. The Rutgers Soil Testing Lab has soil test kits and instructions on its website. Watch this video for how to take a lawn soil sample.
The annual Rutgers Home Gardeners School, which is sponsored by the NJAES Office of Continuing Professional Education, was held in March this year. It’s a packed day of instruction and demonstrations for both new and experienced gardeners. In this video, a few instructors give tips on starting a garden.