Penn State Extension in Susquehanna County will be offering the Penn State Master Gardener Training this fall in Montrose at their 88 Chenango Street office. The training will be held each Thursday evening from 6:00-8:30 pm beginning October 6 and continuing through February 23.
Enjoy a tour of several pollinator garden habitats and discuss what pollinators need to survive in your garden with Gayle O’Brien, Master Gardener and of Humming Hill Lavender Farm. Date is Saturday, September 3 at 10:00 a.m. at the Humming Hill Lavender Farm, in Brooklyn.
Join the Master Gardeners for their first annual Fall Clinic. They will be giving a series of short lectures on how to preserve your harvest, root cellaring, saving seeds and learning how to braid garlic. The date is Saturday, September 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Montrose.
Back by popular demand! Get a jump on next year. Tired of those flimsy cages you buy at the box stores? Want something better? Make your own extremely sturdy tomato cages that will last for years.
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County and Top Notch Tree Service are seeking an Ash Tree that is a ‘high value’ tree for an Emerald Ash Borer treatment program.
Make a tomato cages that will last for years and years even if you leave them outside unprotected!
Most rain barrels cost anywhere from $80.00 to even $200.00! Would you like to make one...for at least 1/2 those prices?
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County are having a Fundraising Plant Sale!
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County have a lot of wonderful gardening programs they are offering this year through the Montrose Adult School.
Master Gardeners have been participating in a statewide pollinator monitoring program through Penn State University to help to continue the expansion of knowledge of how best to preserve, restore, and protect these valuable ecological resources.
Master Gardeners learn about hybridizing daylilies at garden tour.
The 2015 Penn State Master Gardener trainees in partnership with the Susquehanna County Conservation District’s Robert Fearnley and six 11th grade Montrose Area School students completed an extensive educational rain garden at the entrance to the school. The rain garden was made possible through a grant from the Susquehanna County Conservation District and many hours of planning and hard work!
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County recently planted the Low Maintenance Garden on the Green in Montrose. The Master Gardeners began this educational garden in 2010 under the leadership of Maureen Hoover.
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County are building their second pollinator monitoring garden at the Extension Office on Chenango Street in Montrose.
Yes, those hungry gypsy moth caterpillars are back in full force in many areas across northeastern Pennsylvania. About three weeks ago, the tiny larval stage of gypsy moth hatched and began ballooning all over Carbon, Luzerne and Lackawanna counties.
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County recently hosted their 3rd annual ‘Spring Into Gardening Day’. This event is held in partnership with the Montrose Adult School.
Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County are in the process of hosting the Master Gardener training for 11 new students.
The Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County have built a new permanent raised bed garden and shade garden at the 4-H Building at the Harford Fairgrounds. These gardens will serve as a teaching tool for Master Gardeners to deliver educational programs throughout the week of the Fair.
The Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County presented free gardening programs at the Endless Mountains Farm Fest at Salt Springs on Saturday, May 31st AND they won Best Display!
Over 50 people attended the classes, in which Penn State Master Gardeners partnered with the Montrose Adult School to deliver this successful event.