The Penn State Master Gardeners in Cambria County invite gardeners, beginners as well as experienced for a series of workshops to prepare for the gardening season.
Master Gardener Ray Eckhart will share his enthusiasm and growing tips for his favorite Big Berry.
This year's 4th Annual Garden Fair and Plant Sale will be the premier home gardening event in Centre County and the surrounding region featuring over 6,000 plants and vegetables, 30 invited vendors, talks on topical gardening related subjects, demonstrations and exhibits, compost workshop, good food and a special exhibit on gardening history and free tours at the Pasto Ag Museum.
Riding the Wave of Water Stewardship Outreach is the theme for the 2014 State Master Gardener Conference. The schedule includes specialized lectures and a tour on green storm water management, as well as a variety of topics taught by some of the most knowledgeable authorities in the state. The conference provides an opportunity for formal and informal exchanges of information, and recognition of some of the outstanding county projects. Come join us for a time to share, learn and build friendships with fellow Master Gardeners across the state!
Join the Master Gardeners to learn ways to extend your garden season well into the cooler weather. Discover some easy-to-grow fall vegetables for a longer gardening season." "Fresh veggies don't have to end with the start of fall!"
Do you have questions about the correct methods to preserve the bounty of your garden? Join the Master Gardeners to learn the proper methods and what has changed over the past years.
Master Gardeners will teach the basics on how to save seeds from your garden year to year. Topics include understanding the terms "Heirloom", "Open Pollinated", "Hybrid" and "Cross-pollination" and which plants are the easiest for the novice seed saver. The emphasis will be on vegetable plants, but the same principles can be applied to ornamental plants, as well.