Credit: Weston Miller (Cropped from original)

Face coverings: Masks are welcome, not required, per university policy.

Managing Soils in the Garden workshop *

PCC Rock Creek, Bldg 4 
& WCMGA Education Garden

17705 NW Springville Rd
Portland, OR 97229
United States

Sep 17, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

FREE

Contact for questions and requests for accessibility-related accommodations
Marcia McIntyre

Join the Washington County Master Gardeners to learn about techniques to care for your garden soil. Learn to understand key characteristics of soil; the importance of soil pH; ways to avoid soil compaction; creating your own garden mulch; using arbor chips to cover the soil, ordering a soil test, and more.

The in-class portion will be followed by a short 5-minute walk to the WCMGA Education Garden where some soil management techniques are demonstrated, with a hands-on demonstration of taking soil samples to order your soil test.

Sue Ryburn,
 OSU Extension MG Volunteer, will lead the class.

* Qualifies for 1-hour MG continuing garden education credit.

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