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Barnyards & Backyards

Landscaping

Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Other Publications
Wyoming Tree Owner's Manual (Wyoming State Forestry Division, 2.6 MB)
Storm Recovery for trees (Arbor Day Foundation - written and video material)
Videos
Right Tree, Right Place: Tree Selection and Planting - Video (~15 min) | Audio only
How to mulch trees - This 10 minute how-to video discusses the benefits of mulching trees, the materials you can use for mulch and then shows us how to properly mulch a tree to help it grow quickly and vigorously.
Websites
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Native Plants - page with more information on identifying, growing and more!
Water-wise Demonstration Garden booklet (large file! >4.5MB, contains color pictures, etc. of the plants used in the demonstration garden)
The right plants in the right place. Water-wise landscaping (B&B Wyoming Rural Living Resources guide section)
WyoScape Xeric Demonstration Garden Guide (large file! >3.5MB, due to the great color pictures of the plants used in this Casper demonstration garden)
UW Extension Publications
Videos
A Few Native Plants for Gardens Video (~23 min)| Audio only
Water-wise Plants for Wyoming (3 short clips featuring different plants you can use in a water wise landscape)
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Other Publications
Homeowner's Guide to Resolving Wildlife Conflicts (Wyoming Game and Fish, Technical Bulletin #45)
Preventing Deer Damage – 6.520 (Colorado State University)
Fencing Guidelines for Wildlife (Wyoming Game and Fish, Technical Bulletin #53)
Landscape Plants Rated by Deer Resistance (Rutgers - located in New Jersey)
National Pesticide Network (compilation of links to wildlife resources, not just pesticide related)
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Barnyards & Backyards

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Email: barnyardsbackyards@uwyo.edu

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