Franklin County Master Gardener News

June 28-July 1, 2018
2018 Master Gardener State Conference
Sep 21, 2017
Master Gardeners to host state-wide conference in June 2018.
Gardeners Fill the Buckets
May 25, 2017
At what is becoming an annual event, Franklin County Master Gardeners hosted a South Central Community Action Programs (SCCAP)/Gleaning Project event where volunteers planted 4-gallon buckets with a vegetable and herb to be distributed to families by SCCAP.
Victory Gardens - Then and Now
Feb 17, 2017
During World War II resources were scarce and Victory Gardens played an important part in the war effort. Today’s war is a grass roots revolution from processed food.
1944 Pennsylvania Victory Gardens
Feb 12, 2017
Many people today are not aware of how successful WWII Victory Gardens were in providing not only food but improving nutrition for civilians. Here’s a look at Pennsylvania’s Victory Gardens back then.
Marcescence
Winter Solstice-Out of the Darkness
Jan 7, 2017
As the days get longer, why isn't it getting warmer? Winter is a chance to explore your local areas and see a different landscape.

Regional Events

Master Gardener State Conference
When: June 28 - July 1, 2018
Where: Seven Springs, PA