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Companion planting different crops in close proximity to each other can help with pest control, maximizing use of space and increase crop productivity in a well maintained garden. Photo courtesy of Joe Urbach

Growth in Gardening: Companion Gardening

I am jumping on the companion gardening bandwagon with both feet this year. I have experimented with companion planting in small ways in my gardens over the last several seasons

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A print by artist Debangana Banerjee. Submitted photos

'A Room of One's Own'

The San Marcos Public Library will be celebrating the expression of women artists this International Women’s Day, March 8 from 4-6 p.m., by hosting an art exhibition with all local women artists. 

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Eating heart smart

(Family Features) Sometimes making small changes can have a positive impact on your health – including heart health – like drinking more water, taking the stairs instead of the escalator and adding

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The American robin is a likely bird to see this time of year, as they typically over winters in the Central Texas area.

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Exploring Nature: Winter Birds

Although some birds have flown south to avoid the cold, there is still a lot of avian activity in our area. Among the winter birds you can look forward to


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