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Grass is turning brown all over the Chicago area because of this summer's drought. (CBS)

Should You Water Your Lawn In Drought Conditions?

Should you even bother to try to keep your grass green during an extended drought? CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.



Deadheading To Keep Your Garden Healthy

You always want your plants to look bright and healthy, but sometimes they look a bit brown, and that’s when it’s time to deadhead.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011


Can You Dig It: Watering Your Garden

When it comes to watering, you just can’t take it for granted – especially in the garden.

CBS 2–08/12/2011

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Activists Celebrate World Environment Day

Sunday is World Environment Day, and two activists, speaking at the Chicago Botanic Gardens, in Glencoe, are providing both warnings and words of optimism.