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Pruning fruit trees and plants yields better produce

Growing fruit in the Kansas City area can be challenging. Fruit plantings require care throughout the season for their entire life. If proper care is not given, the tree and berry plants become overgrown, and disease and insect problems can increase. They decline, leading to no production or death of the plants.

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Take a peek as KC chocolate maker prepares for Valentine's Day

Rene Bollier at Andre's Confiserie Suisse in Kansas City talks about the pre-Valentine's Day rush and the amount of chocolate they have to make to be prepared.
Allison Long and Sarah Gish The Kansas City Star
Take a peek as KC chocolate maker prepares for Valentine's Day 2:21

Take a peek as KC chocolate maker prepares for Valentine's Day

Remodel & Garden Show signals that spring is near 1:23

Remodel & Garden Show signals that spring is near

Lidia Bastianich visits Paradise 2:24

Lidia Bastianich visits Paradise

Pastry chef at Stock Hill shares what she cooks when she is off the clock 1:20

Pastry chef at Stock Hill shares what she cooks when she is off the clock