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Thursday, Jul 7, 2016 at 07:58 AM CDT

Water Week: Using Wrong Sprinkler Could Cost You

Water Week: Using Wrong Sprinkler Could Cost You

Using the wrong type of sprinkler nozzle could waste a lot of water. It's all down to the mist, which can evaporate in the summer heat.

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016 at 09:06 AM CDT

Water Tips: How to Spot A Leak

Water Tips: How to Spot A Leak

We're all about conserving water this week on NBC 5 Today. A simple way to detect a leak in your home involves a quick trip to your water meter.

Monday, Jul 4, 2016 at 07:28 AM CDT

How to Keep Sprinklers from Wasting Water, Money

How to Keep Sprinklers from Wasting Water, Money

All week long, NBC 5 Today will bring you ways to save water, all while maintaining a beautiful lawn. Monday, we took a look at automatic sprinklers, which can consume a surprising amount of water.

Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 08:11 AM CDT

Tips for Succulents

Tips for Succulents

Texas Agrilife Program Specialist Dotty Woodson shares easy tips for watering and caring for popular succulent plants. (Published May 22, 2016)

Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 08:51 AM CDT

Mother's Day Flowers

Mother's Day Flowers

If you want to get your mom something special for Mother's Day, Hydrangeas are a great option.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 09:02 AM CDT

Creative Ways to Stop Mosquitoes

Creative Ways to Stop Mosquitoes

Dotty Woodson, Texas Agrilife Program Specialist, shares some creative tips to stop mosquitoes from invading your yard. (Published May 1, 2016)

Sunday, Apr 17, 2016 at 10:33 AM CDT

Dotty's Tips for Conserving Water

Dotty's Tips for Conserving Water

Texas Agrilife Specialist Dotty Woodson shares some advice on how to conserve and save water.

Sunday, Mar 13, 2016 at 09:30 AM CDT

Dotty Woodson: Irrigation & Plumbing Leaks

Dotty Woodson: Irrigation & Plumbing Leaks

Texas Agrilife specialist Dotty Woodson explains tips on identifying and fixing troublesome irrigation systems. (Published Mar. 13, 2016)

Sunday, Mar 6, 2016 at 03:02 PM CST

Dotty Shares Tips for Insect-Eating Plants

Dotty Shares Tips for Insect-Eating Plants

Dotty Woodson, Texas Agrilife program specialist, shares some tips on insectivorous plants.

Sunday, Feb 28, 2016 at 09:21 AM CST

Dotty Shares Tips for Spring Flowers

Dotty Shares Tips for Spring Flowers

The weather has been so warm lately that garden centers have been filled with people wanting summer plants.

 

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