Monroe County Master Gardener News

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Master Gardener Recruitment Meeting
Mar 14, 2019
Interested in becoming a Master Gardener? Come in for this free information session on April 3, 2019 at 6:30pm.
New Wild Plant Regulations Now in Place in Pennsylvania
Jan 10, 2019
Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced that new regulations that apply to the conservation of native wild plants in Pennsylvania are now final. After a public comment and approval process taking place over more than a year, the final regulations were published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin on Dec. 22, 2018.
Working Woods for Today and Tomorrow Conference
Jan 8, 2019
The Forest Landowners Conference is the region’s foremost gathering of woodland owners, forest practitioners, forest businesses, and others interested in woodlands and the wildlife that use them. Nearly 740,000 owners care for Pennsylvania’s 11.5 million acres of privately-owned woods. Our goal is to equip a growing number of woodland owners with educational and networking opportunities to ensure continued benefits to and from these resources. March 22-23, 2019.
Game Commission Accepting Seedling Orders To Improve Game Habitat
Jan 8, 2019
On January 7, the Game Commission's Howard Nursery will start accepting online orders for tree and shrub seedlings from landowners to help improve game habitat. The Seedlings for Schools Program opens for orders on February 4, in partnership with the Wildlife for Everyone Foundation.
Penn State University Soil Lab Tech, Credit:  Greg Grieco
Knowing Your Soil’s Health is Important for your Lawn and Garden
Apr 20, 2017
Are you getting excited about planting now that spring is here? How about getting your lawn in shape? Before you get carried away with shopping for your garden plants and buying lime and fertilizer, please consider getting your soil tested to find out exactly what nutrients you need in order to have a happy lawn and garden.

Regional Events

Master Gardener Basic Training: Monroe County
When: Oct 1, 2019
Where: 724 Philips Street, Suite 201, Stroudsburg, PA, 18360