Goodhue County Extension Master Gardeners welcome you to join us for an online Beginning Vegetable Gardneing class on March 13 at 11am. Register on the Community Education website: https://redwing.cr3.rschooltoday.com/public/home/ The class is found under “Adult Enrichment” and then “Home and Hobbies” or may also call 651-385-4565 to register.
The Goodhue County Extension Master Gardeners are presenting two Red Wing Community Education virtual classes in late winter 2021. One will be on Starting Seeds By Winter Sowing on Feb 13 at 11am and the other is Vegetable Gardening 101 on March 13 at 11am. Find more information and register for the classes on the RW Community Ed website: https://redwing.cr3.rschooltoday.com/public/home/ The classes are under “Adult Enrichment” and then “Home and Hobbies.”
Extension Master Gardeners help lots of things grow. Including themselves.
Join us. APPLY TO BECOME A GOODHUE COUNTY MASTER GARDENER by OCT 1, 2020 at: z.umn.edu/mgapplication or contact 651-385-3100 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn how natural plant habitat restoration improves stream and river water quality with Katie Himanga, a Goodhue County Extension Master Gardener and Certified Forester. The first part of the course, on October 20th, consists of a lecture at the History Center and outlines the steps necessary to restore a site’s natural habitat while preserving or enhancing scenic quality. On October 22nd, apply the knowledge to Wells Creek in Old Frontenac and see natural habitat restoration in progress. Contact Red Wing Community Education (651-385-4565) or online to register.
Links mentioned in the above podcast
“Planning Your Landscape for the Bees, Butterflies and Birds“:
- The Wild Ones brochure “Wild for Monarchs“.
- The St. Paul Audubon Society brochure “A Guide to Insect Attracting Native Plants for Central MN“.
- The Bee Squad handout “Plants for MN Bees“.
- GCEMG Tips on “How To Do Winter Sowing“.
In this podcast Goodhue County Extension Master Gardeners give tips on how to do winter sowing. Winter sowing is a method of starting transplants outdoors in milk jugs when the weather is still below freezing.
Find more info and a step-by-step video showing you how to prepare the milk jugs, etc. on the website of GCEMG Terry L. Yockey.