Master Gardener Spring Gardening Seminar

Join Master Gardeners across the state to get ready for the new growing season at the Spring Gardening Seminar.
Master Gardener Spring Gardening Seminar - Workshops
Language: English
$30.00

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Description

When: Sat., Apr. 28, 2018
(8:30 AM - 1:00 PM)

Where: Educational Conference Center at Luzerne County Community College
1333 S Prospect St.
Nanticoke, Pennsylvania 18634

registration deadline: April 23, 2018
11:59 p.m.

A new year means prepping for a new growing season! Join Master Gardeners at a Spring Gardening Seminar in your area to learn about current gardening methods and new tips to have a successful gardening season this year.

Agenda

Saturday, April 28, 2018

08:30 am Registration Enjoy coffee and refreshments. Visit the Penn State Master Gardener Plant Sale and information tables.

09:00 am Keynote - My Gardening Future We are pleased to have Paul Epsom, local gardening expert featured on WNEP’s Home & Backyard TV program and owner of Greystone Gardens, as our keynote speaker.

Breakout Session 1

10:00 am Composting What is composting and how can homeowner’s get started.

10:00 am Totally Veggies What should gardeners do with all those veggies they’ve planted? Eat more of them and add color, crunch, and flavor to meals and snacks!

Breakout Session 2

11:00 am Pesticides 101 An informative discussion on pesticides.

11:00 am Color All Season in the Perennial Bed By incorporating selective perennials into your garden, you can have color from early spring right through late winter.

Breakout Session 3

12:00 pm Common Landscape Mistakes & How to Avoid Them A homeowner’s guide to 10 common landscape mistakes.

12:00 pm Basic Gardening The when, where, what, and how of basic gardening—tips included!

Instructors

Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) PA Nutrition Education TRACKS (SNAP-Ed)

More by Mary Reistetter Ehret, M.S.,R.D.,L.D.N. 

Paul Epsom

Marietta Garr

David Orbin

Barb Soyka

David Todd

Sandy Visitainer

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