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In Season: VCE Master Gardener Newsletter

The Fall edition of the VCE Master Gardener newsletter, In Season, is completed and posted online! Please take a moment and look through this issue, it contains information on the iPad Contest winner, MG College Recap, and several other great articles! Continue reading

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Urban Agriculture Symposium

VCE’s Urban Agriculture Symposium on Saturday, 3 October, offers something for anyone interested in growing food in urban areas for personal use or for sale. Whether it’s growing vegetables in small backyard spaces or community gardens, soilless production of mushrooms and microgreens, … Continue reading

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Updates to Tried and True Native Plants and to Problem Plants

Get over that winter funk by planning your spring, summer and fall gardens. Searching for ideas? Take another look at our enhanced Tried and True Plants and Problem Plants resources. We have added 3 native ferns and 5 native ground covers to the Tried and True Plants library. Besides that, we have updated 48 of the Tried and True fact sheets with easier-to-read format, added information, and new images of plants that (mostly) can be visited in local public gardens. Continue reading

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