This native Kentucky plum tree is an important food source for a wide variety of wildlife. Native Americans used these wild plums extensively.
Home gardeners take note: late winter management is key to preventing backyard fruit diseases.
You don't need to feel guilty for snacking. Use snack time to add fruits, vegetables, and other fulfilling choices to your diet. Snack time can be healthy as well as delicious.
Preparing a lunch that is quick, healthy, and budget-friendly can be as easy as 1-2-3. Use these tips for simple lunch ideas for the kids.
Read about Oldham County Agriculture events, classes, and opportunities. What do ag agents do in the winter? Learn about fruit production.
Kentucky native fruit trees like elderberry, mulberry, pawpaw, persimmon, and serviceberry adapted to environmental conditions and grow more successfully than non-native fruits such as grapes, oranges, and peaches. Read about fruit trees native to Kentucky.
Want your kids to reach for a healthy snack? Make sure fruits and veggies are easy to access. Make fruits and veggies look more appealing to your child by making Happy Snack Packs. For a fast healthy snack, keep fruits and veggies in a place where your kids can see them.