Gardening Events

The Challenge of Weeds

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Monday, April 13, 2015 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Chip Bubl, Extension Agent with OSU, will  cover identification and management of some of the more challenging garden and home landscape weeds; a look at the effectiveness of organic herbicides; and  a brief  discussion of ornamental plants that wander too easily.

1 hour MG education credit 

Mason Bees and other Pollinators

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

What We'll Cover:

  • Learn life cycle, nesting habitats and management of mason bees

                                           

Free! Lectures are open to the public — no registration required 

    Instructor: Ron Spendal

Earth Day Hoo Haa

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

LANDSCAPING PLANTS FOR THE COAST* Round Table Discussion

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Thursday, April 23, 2015 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

LANDSCAPING PLANTS FOR THE COAST, with Patrick from Thompson's Nursery, in the Community Room  at Oregon Coast Community College Central Campus.

*A session in the series of 2015 Master Gardener Program ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS.

OSU Master Gardener Plant Sale

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Saturday, April 25, 2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

http://www.yamhillcountymastergardener.org

Thousands of annual flower bedding plants, vegetable starts and herbaceous perennials grown by Master Gardeners.

Free admission and free parking. 

Compost Demo on April 25, 2015

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Saturday, April 25, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

For beginning to experienced composters, these hands-on workshops will cover the basics of how composting works, which materials to use, and the different methods and types of compost bins available. Workshops are led by knowledgeable backyard composting information specialists. Pre-registration is not required.

Square Foot Gardening

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:12am
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

What We'll Cover:

  • Learn techniques for growing vegetables in very limited space by maximizing density, and limiting the need for thinning, watering, and weeding.
  • Tips for bed construction and soil maintenance will also be provided

                                              

Free! Lectures are open to the public — no registration required 

    Instructor: Jerry Knott