Online Publications and Web Sites

Online Publications and Web Sites

Banana Slug String Band

Biological Control:
A guide to natural enemies in North America

Botanical Terms:

The Butterfly Celebration:

Composting for Kids:
This site gives kids a step-by-step process for setting up their own compost pile. Explanations are provided about how compost works as well as the benefits for the environment and your garden.

A website for San Diego that includes a calendar of garden events, nurseries, and composting information.

Edible Schoolyard

Fruit of Warm Climates:

Gardening for Kids:
This web site provides information for kids on how to begin their own gardening projects. It includes basic tips, gardening links and a kid critic.

Let’s Get Growing:
A website for gardening with kids and nature exploration

Master Composter
Information about how to make and use compost, plus links to compost products.

Michigan State University 4-HChildren’s Garden website:
The garden site is several theme gardens, all child-friendly as well as adult friendly.

National Gardening Association:
Educational activities and resources, growing projects, outdoor classrooms and habitats. Extensive information on exploring hydroponic gardening.

Rare Fruit News Online

UC Guide to Solving Garden and Landscape Problems: CD
The CD answers questions on 600 pests and disorders on 80 ornamental plants and 40 fruits and vegetables.

University of California Integrated Pest Management: