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Seeds: Selecting and Starting

If you registered for any online classes before the website rollout on 1/22/22, please register again. Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you!

February 4 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am EST

Jumpstart your vegetable garden! Get the scoop on seed selection – hybrid vs. heirloom, which seeds to start indoors and what’s required to get them growing. Extension Master Gardeners Jasmin DeCourcey and Pam Newton will explain how to make your own starter pots, create simple lighting systems, and practice winter sowing by starting seeds outdoors in milk-jug greenhouses. Germination is complex, but seed starting is reassuringly simple!

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  • You will receive an additional email with the Zoom link & password and any additional materials 24 hours prior to the class.

Registration closes an hour before the event begins. If you can’t join us for a live online presentation, video recordings of the sessions are posted to the  Master Gardener Virtual Classroom.

Please RSVP in the next section!

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Arlington County Cooperative Extension five days prior to the event at 703-228-6400 or *TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours (8:00 am–5:00 pm) to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event. Virginia Cooperative Extension is a partnership of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments. Its programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, military status, or any other basis protected by law.

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