UC Master Gardeners of Placer County
Improve your gardening savvy by attending these upcoming Master Gardener events…
Demonstration Garden Workshop, Saturday March 18, rain will cancel
9 to 10 a.m. "Basic Composting and Composting with Worms"--Learn the basics of backyard composting. Also, learn how worms can recycle kitchen scraps.
10 to 11 a.m. "Starting Your Summer Garden"--What you need to know to fill your kitchen with vegetables from your garden.
Open Garden Day, Wednesday, March 22, rain will cancel
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.--Tour the garden and bring questions to ask master gardeners.
For workshop location and details, click 2017 Gardening Workshops and Open Garden Days.
2nd Annual Garden Faire, Saturday March 25
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Placer Building at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. Details at 2nd Annual Garden Faire.
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Calendar of Events
|March Gardening Workshops||3/18/2017|
|March 22 Open Garden Day||3/22/2017|
|2nd Annual Garden Faire||3/25/2017|
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Placer County Vegetable Planting Guide
Specifically designed for foothill gardeners, the Placer County Planting Guide shows what and when to plant in your vegetable garden throughout the year.
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