Category Archives: Public Education

New Public Education Videos and Classes!

Two new videos in the Master Gardener Virtual Library
℘ Build Healthy Soil and Manage Water in Your Yard 
with Joan McIntyre & Beth Buffington
℘ Seeds: Selecting and Starting 
with Jasmine DeCourcey & Pam Newton

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℘ Vegetable Gardening: Part 1 – Getting Started – Friday, March 5
℘ Vegetable Gardening Part 2: Planting & Maintaining – Friday, March 12
℘ Selecting Native Plants for Your Home Garden – Friday, March 19
℘ Spring Lawn Care  – Friday, February 26, 2021  Continue reading

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New Videos in our Virtual Classroom!

Two new videos in the Master Gardener Virtual Library
℘ Native Spring Ephemerals with Elaine Mills
℘ What’s Eating My [Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Eggplant, Beans, Squash]? Insect Pest Management for the Vegetable Garden and How to Succeed Without Losing It All! with Kirsten Conrad 

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℘ Seeds: Selecting & Starting – Saturday, February 6, 2021 
℘ Build Healthy Soil & Manage Water in Your Yard  – Friday, February 12, 2021 
℘ Sowing the Seeds of Victory  – Saturday, February 20, 2021 
℘ Spring Lawn Care  – Friday, February 26, 2021  Continue reading

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Master Gardener Bookshelf: The Earth in Her Hands

Jennifer Jewell’s The Earth in Her Hands—75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants profiles 75 women in eight countries who are changing what we know about, and how we interact with, plants in everyday life. Jewell’s goal was to highlight the diversity of women working with plants, and the many ways they do so, and she succeeds admirably. Continue reading

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Selection and Care of LIVE Christmas Trees

Considering purchasing a live Christmas tree with the intention of replanting it outdoors when Christmas is over? Read on to learn more about helping your tree survive its time indoors. Continue reading

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