Clackamas County Master Gardeners

10-Minute University™ Events 2016


Garden Discovery Day • Fall into Gardening


 

The season began with
Garden Discovery Day on March 5

 

There is a lot to see in the lobby of the event

How to attract native mason bees

Make your own soil through sheet mulching

Starting vegetable seeds

Standing room only!

 

Soil testing crew, all ready to go!

Amelia discusses test results with fellow Master Gardner Helena

Darlene is the container gardener

Sherry talks about tomatoes

Laura talks about pruning

Hands on demo!

Jane talks about blueberries

 

The insect display is popular with the younger set

Free coffee for visitors

Dottie researches a clients question

Volunteers Sharon and Meredith before the event begins

The season ended with
Fall into Gardening on October 8.

 

 

Volunteers Martha and Cindy served coffee to our guests

Linda manned the Ask A Master Gardener Clinic for the event

Amelia and Cathy work Soil Testing

Making mud pies!

Sherry talks about Gardening in the Fall

Laura prepares for her talk

Laura talks about soils

Sharon and Barb listen in

Educational Displays give in depth info to our guests.

Mole and gopher display
Seed saving display
Seed Saving display
Composting display
Information and display on Raised Bed Gardening
Display with information on Sheet Mulching
Season Extenders display and information
Bob Denniman of Red Pig Tools was the Keynote speaker for our event

 


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