Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:13:10 EDTMon, 21 Apr 2014 03:13:10 EDT in the winter or bleaching of evergreen foliage during winter occurs for four reasons: Winter sun and wind cause excessive transpiration (foliage water loss), while the roots are in frozen soil and unable to replace lost water.Thu, 23 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EDTEver-changing farm business presents challenges, opportunities - About 16 area farmers attended a crop production and management forum sponsored by Marshall Area Farm Business Management on Wednesday.Thu, 19 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EDTHellebores as a holiday accent is an alpine plant that grows native at high elevations and produces large white flowers that turn a blushy pink as it ages.Thu, 19 Dec 2013 00:00:00 EDTLower crop prices mean less margin for error next year - Last year, there was less seed available for a second planting if needed than this year, but lower crop prices leave less margin for poor yields or crop failures in 2014.Thu, 28 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EDTyour garden - where you can spend a little or a lot is the simpler life that many of us wish to acquire these days, thanks much to the economy.Thu, 28 Nov 2013 00:00:00 EDT