By Margaret Bayne, OSU Extension Service Staff-retired, OSU Master Gardener

Mycorrhizae! Myco-what?? (Jim Downer,

Measuring the weather in your garden. (Linda Chalker-Scott,

Japanese Beetle information:

Illustration of Japanese Beetle with a red circle and a slash over the illustration.
Image: Oregon Department of Agriculture

Japanese Beetle Eradication project (Oregon Department of Agriculture)- Maps, look-a- likes, response plan, pesticide info, etc.

Japanese Beetle PDX website:

Effective Management Remains Elusive for Beetle That Eats Almost Anything. (David Coyle,

Popup yard sprinklers spraying water on grass with ornamental flowers in the back ground.
Photo: Lynn Ketchum, Oregon State University

Publications and videos of ‘Gardening Lawn, and Landscape’ resources from OSU.

Peer Reviewed, free download publications from WSU:

Manage Water by Adjusting Lawn Sprinkler Run Time: Instructions for the Columbia Basin of Washington State. (Andrew McGuire, WSU)

Growing Rhubarb in Home Gardens. (Linda Chalker-Scott, WSU

Environmental Injury: Sunscald and Sunburn on Trees. (Marianne Ophardt & Rita Hummel, WSU)

Winter Burn on Evergreens. (Marianne Ophardt & Rita Hummel, WSU)

Protecting Water Resources: Planting and Caring for Home Wetlands and Other Riparian Areas. (Linda Chalker-Scott, WSU)

The Efficacy and Environmental Consequences of Kelp-Based Garden Products. (Linda Chalker-Scott, WSU)