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Kansas Healthy Yards

A hotbed is similar to a miniature greenhouse. It can be used to get an early start on tomatoes, peppers and melons. Cold frames can provide shelter for tender perennials; to harden off  seedling plants; or to start pansies, cabbage, or lettuce. But there are several factors to consider.

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 Take the Healthy Yards Assessment and look for ways to make your lawn and landscape healthier for you and your community.