Authors as Published

Authored by Megan Tierney, Agriculture and Natural Resources-Horticulture Extension Agent, York/Poquoson, Virginia Cooperative Extension; Inga Haugen, Agriculture, Life Sciences, and Scholarly Communication Librarian, Newman Library, Virginia Tech; Laurie Fox, Research Associate, Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech

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How do you find reliable, up-to-date, unbiased, research-based answers to gardening/horticulture questions? Online searches are the most common and easily accessible way to look for answers, but the web contains a lot of conflicting information, advertisements, and information that does not apply to your geographic area. This publication will help you with the process of finding unbiased, research-based horticultural information for Virginia.

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Publication Date

February 19, 2021