OSU Extension Master Gardener’s offer Home Gardening 101 Workshop

By Ladonna Hines

Oklahoma State University Extension

The Home Gardening 101 Workshop will take place on Feb. 17, 24, and March 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the OSU Extension Conference Center, 2500 NE 63rd Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111.

This popular 3-day course of study provides research-based information on a variety of garden and horticulture topics. All presentations are by local horticulture experts and Certified Extension Master Gardeners. Fun and instructional, this workshop will cover everything the home gardener needs to know for growing their garden from the ground up. Topics to be covered include soil preparation and composting, turf grass management, irrigation and water conservation, vegetable gardening, choosing appropriate and pollinator-friendly plants and common plant diseases.

This gardening program is open to the public. Registration, along with a non-refundable charge of $50 per person, is due by Feb. 1. This fee covers all three days. Please bring your own sack lunch and a light jacket/sweater. Coffee and water will be provided.

A paid registration to this workshop would make an ideal gift for a gardener, whether a novice or veteran. Seating is limited, so reserve your seat today. You may mail your $50 payment to OSU Extension Center, Attn: Master Gardeners, 2500 NE 63rd, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111.

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