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GROWING POTATOES & ONIONS* Round Table Discussion

Gardening Events - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 6:31am
Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

GROWING POTATOES & ONIONS, with Claudette & Sally R., at Newport Public Library Conference Room.

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

Advanced Vegetable Gardening

Gardening Events - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 6:31am
Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Are you ready to take your vegetable gardening to the next level?  Learn important concepts and skills to help you maximize production in your plot including the following:
  • Practice garden bed preparation and planting.
  • Explore effective methods for pest and weed management.
  • Practice tool usage for safety and efficiency.
  • Discover the importance of crop planning and how timing your plantings throughout the seasons can help ensure healthy harvests year around.
  • Understand the nutrient needs of various crops for plant health and production.
  • Learn how to utilize cover crops in the summer and fall.
  • Observe various season extension techniques for maximizing the growing season.

Registration for this workshop will open February 13 for existing Master Gardener volunteers and the general public.  Registration is currently open via invitation for 2015 MG students.

Small-Scale & Urban farming Series

Gardening Events - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 6:31am
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn about the newest in vegetable vaieties with OSU Vegetable Breed Professor Jim Myers. Pre-registration requested, $25 per person. Details on the website: extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens

Spring into Gardening

Gardening Events - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 6:31am
Saturday, March 14, 2015 8:15 AM - 4:00 PM

Spring into Gardening Educational Seminars.  8 topics to choose from.  A buffet lunch is included in the registration fee.

Open to the public and all Master Gardeners!  MGs receive a discount on registration and seminars count toward volunteer recertification credit.

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