Are you disinfecting your gardening tools? Horticulture Extension Agent with VCE, Jason Cooper shares why you should.

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Roanoke, Va. (WFXR) — Gardening means planning, maintaining, and dedicating time for optimal outcomes. While there’s nothing quite like seeing or tasting the fruits of your labor, sometimes there are habits that we form that aren’t necessarily helping us to achieve our gardening goals.

Horticulture Extension Agent with VCE, Jason Cooper explains the importance of disinfecting gardening tools. Cooper shares how gardening tools can carry fungal and viral diseases that can be spread from plant to plant as well as provides information on preventing this sort of contamination.

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