Plant Insecurity

By |June 11th, 2021|Magoffin County Extension, Uncategorized|

We have all heard the term “Food Insecurity.” Securing enough food has always been a struggle for man. Through the efforts of many, the problem of food insecurity is slowly being diminished. However, last spring, Plant Insecurity became a new hurdle for many.When the global pandemic hit, many decided to start gardening. Because

A Tale of Two Approaches

By |July 8th, 2020|Magoffin County Extension, Uncategorized|

When it comes to gardening, more than one approach is acceptable.  Traditionally, a plot is plowed, disced, and then tilled before sowing.  The traditional approach has no protection against the weather.  Recently, a new approach has begun to be utilized.  This new approach is to use something called a high tunnel.  The high tunnel resembles

What is Beautiful?

By |June 8th, 2020|Magoffin County Extension|

“I think that I shall never see a poem as lovely as a tree.”  Joyce Kilmer describes in this poem “Trees” the beauty of a tree.  What is beautiful to you?  The beauty of creation has always been prevalent in the art world.  Artists write poems, paint landscapes, and snap pictures of  nature.  Each artist

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