Posts With Keyword ‘master gardener’

Gardeners Preparing for Winter

Posted: Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at 6:20 am

Now’s the time to inspect your gardens, and clean it up, before winter arrives.

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Master Gardeners Take Trip to Fen Preserve

Posted: Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

After getting rained out a few times this spring, the Washington County Master Gardeners were able to make it to the Ciha Fen Preserve this week.

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Mulch Offers Multiple Benefits

Posted: Saturday, April 13th, 2013 at 6:20 am

While the rain received last week will help the area’s soil moisture, steps can be taken in your garden to reserve water, to help your plants get through potential dry spells.

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Washington County to Host Master Gardener Training

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Washington County has been chosen by the Iowa State University extension as one of 16 host sites for master gardener winter training in 2013.

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Still Plenty of Time Left to Plant Bulbs

Posted: Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With the temperatures dipping into the 40’s, some gardeners may be looking ahead to next spring.

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Master Gardener Shares Fall Gardening Tips

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A local master gardener is sharing some tips heading into the fall months.

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Master Gardeners Sale on Saturday

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Master Gardeners are holding their plant sale tomorrow.

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Master Gardener Program in Sigourney

Posted: Tuesday, January 24th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Keokuk County Master Gardeners will be hosting a program featuring Vickie Gonterman, the manager of the Outdoor Floral Department at the Washington Hyvee, and a Master Gardener of Washington County.

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