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Administering the Public Garden

It would not be uncommon to think that administering a garden, or any other business, is simply a matter of shuffling papers to keep everything flowing and people working.

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5/21/20
Access to crop digital information and the sharing of benefits derived from its use: Background and perspectives

Today's genebanks are essential to maintaining the resilience of the global agricultural system in the face of climate change, new pests and diseases, shifts in trade and dietary preferences, natural

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5/20/20
COVID-19 Garden Impacts: April 2020 Survey Results

To further elucidate the impacts of garden closures amid the pandemic, we administered an April 2020 survey. Between April 15 and 30, two hundred and seventy-three (273) gardens responded to the s

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5/18/20
Managing Oak Wilt Disease

Oak wilt is a lethal disease that affects all native oak species in the eastern half of the United States.

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5/13/20
Caution Needed When Predicting Species Threat Status for Conservation Prioritization on a Global Scale

A widely accepted approach to assess extinction risk, and a key source of data underpinning the IPBES report, is the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (hereafter Red List).

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5/4/20
BHS: Public Gardens - Resources in a Time of Crisis

Spring in the Garden means many things; the soil is warming, the first sprouts of green are popping. Staff, seasonal staff and volunteers are anxious to return to their gardening tasks.

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4/14/20
Bartlett: Girdling Roots

Girdling roots are lateral roots that emerge at or slightly below the soil surface and cut into at least one side of the main trunk. These roots restrict the movement of water and nutrients to the leaves as they put pressure on the trunk.

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4/14/20
Applying the Zoo Model to Conservation of Threatened Exceptional Plant Species

Maintaining a living plant collection is the most common method of ex situ conservation for plant

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4/7/20
Paid Leave Benefits and Tax Credits

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act granted paid sick and family leave benefits to employees of nonprofits and other businesses affected by COVID-19 and provided affected employers refundable payroll tax credits in equal amounts.

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4/7/20
COVID-19 Community Engagement: Examples from Gardens

See examples from gardens that are helping their communities during the COVID-19 pademic.

Tulsa Botanic Garden:

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4/6/20

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