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Kathy Wimberly

How Dry Seasons Affect Landscape Plants
7/1/2014 (major revision)

 UK Authors: Susan Fox, Nicole Ward Gauthier,
 Departments: County Extension, Plant Pathology
 Series: Interdepartmental (ID series)

Pattern, frequency, and amounts of rainfall are important components to plant health. Water is an essential plant component, making up 70 percent to 90 percent of plant mass. During dry seasons and drought conditions, plants become stressed. Growth ceases, nutrient transport slows, and plants wilt as cells become water-deficient. Severe, long-term, or consecutive drought events may cause permanent damage.

web only | 7 pages | 2,439 words | 32 downloads | PDF: 6,000 kb

The Power of Motivation: ANR Facilitator's Guide
7/31/2012 (new)

 UK Authors: Chuck Stamper, Kathy Wimberly
 Departments: Community and Leadership Development, County Extension
 Series: Developing Personal Leadership (CLD1 series)

Motivation, as a concept, explains why people think and behave the way they do. To achieve personal or organizational success one must recognize key concepts that motivate behavior to meet needs and desires.

web only | 8 pages | 2,454 words | 3 downloads | PDF: 423 kb