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Traci Renner
06/30/2014
In St. Charles, we are very fortunate to have access to lots of fresh, locally-grown produce. Many in our area have beautiful vegetable gardens, a help to the family budget. For those of us who do not have green thumbs, we have our choice of farmers markets and roadside stands, and even chain...
07/05/2013
The St. Charles Companies proudly announces that it has received Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) certification for its forest management practices. Through this initiative, the 9,100 acre, master-planned community ensures lasting excellence in its stewardship of all St. Charles forested...
04/25/2013
I love growing heirloom tomatoes.  An heirloom tomato is a variety that has been passed down from generation to generation because of its desirable qualities such as appearance and taste.  My favorite is Marianna’s Peace, a large pink beefsteak with a wonderful old time tomato flavor....
04/19/2013
If you want to maintain a healthy lawn and keep it looking green, soil testing can provide you with the vital information needed to help make your lawn look its best. Soil testing is the process of analyzing what is present in the soil. You can learn the composition, mineral density, acidity, and...
Michele Lerner
01/21/2013
Winter utility bills are notoriously high because not only do you need to heat your home, but you and your family are more likely to spend more time indoors using power sources and heating water for a soothing bath.You can take control of your utility bills by doing a do-it-yourself energy check-up...

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