Monthly Archives: April 2013

MG Intern Display Boards: Making Your Yard Sustainable

“Environmental sustainability” is defined as the maintenance of factors and practices that contribute to the quality of the environment on a long-term basis. A sustainable yard protects and restores the productive soil, clean water and healthy plants that are essential … Continue reading

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Thu, May 16th: MGNV Orientation Meeting for 2013

Thu, May 16th 6:30pm to 8:30pm Fairlington Community Center 3308 S. Stafford St, Arlington, VA 22206 Interested in becoming a Master Gardener?  Join current Master Gardeners for an Orientation meeting on Thursday, May 16, to learn about the Master Gardener … Continue reading

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Mon, May 6th: Workshop on Outdoor Pests of the Landscape

Virginia Cooperative Extension and Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia will hold a free workshop on Outdoor Pests of the Landscape on Monday, May 6, from 7 to 8:30 pm, at the Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford St., off Quaker … Continue reading

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Wed, April 10: Incorporating Native Plants in Your Garden

7 to 8pm Fairlington Community Center 3308 S. Stafford St. (off Quaker Lane). This introductory workshop, led by Alan Ford of the Virginia Native Plant Society, will cover why native plants benefit the environment, provide examples of native plants in … Continue reading

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