10-Minute University™ is the trademark of short classes on essential gardening information, taught by Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardeners.


10-Minute University™ Handouts   |   10-Minute University™ Videos


Instructional videos on the following garden subjects:

Growing Edibles – Blueberries, Fruit Trees, Tomatoes, Vegetable Gardening 

General Gardening – Container Gardening, Raised Beds, Lawn Care, Ornamental Gardening, Pruning, Soil and Planting, Irrigation

Diseases and Insects – Diseases and Pests, Pollinators

Guest Speakers – Subjects include Clematis, Mulches, Soils & Bee Gardens

To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view. Available handouts can be found here.


Noontime Chats

Noontime Chats: Growing Edibles Playlist:

Growing and Caring for Blueberries (59:04)
Growing & Caring for Raspberries (34:50)
Growing Early-Season Vegetables (55:50)
Pretty & Delicious Containers (49:36)
Starting Vegetables from Seeds (1:02:26)
Transplanting and Planting Tomatoes (1:04:44)

Noontime Chats: General Gardening Playlist:

Pruning Trees & Shrubs (43:14)
Soil & Planting: Lessons from Research (1:09:33)
Raised Bed Gardening (1:01:12)
Spring Ornamental Gardening (58:09)

Noontime Chats: Insects & Diseases Playlist:

Orchard Mason Bees (54:20)
Slugs & Snails (1:00:26)


To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view.


Growing Edibles

Berries

Fruit Trees

Tomatoes

Growing Berries Playlist:

Blueberry Cultivars and Planting Tips (3:28)
Fertilizing and Mulching Blueberries (2:53)
Growing Blueberries in your Garden (26:10)
Pruning Blueberry Plants (2:58)
Growing and Caring for Raspberries (19:05)

Fruit Trees Playlist:

Fruit Tree Training (6:15)
Low Care Fruit Trees (26:21)
Pruning a Fruit Tree (3:32)
Pruning Fruit Trees (22:26)

Tomatoes Playlist:

Growing Your Own Tomatoes (26:00)
Growing Tomatoes in your Garden (28:03)
Planting Tomatoes in your Garden (4:25)
Proven Practices (3:32)
Starting Tomatoes from Seeds (3:41)
Starting Tomatoes from Seeds (25:39)
Tomato Varieties (3:16)


To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view.


Vegetable Gardening

Vegetable Gardening Playlist:

Early Season Vegetables (21:55)
Starting Vegetables in your Garden from Seeds (23:34)
Vegetable Gardening in Times of Drought (26:49)
Growing in Times of Drought (18:15)
Early Season Vegetables (13:45)
Growing and Harvesting Vegetables Year Round (19:02)

General Gardening

Container Gardening

Raised Beds

Lawn Care

Container Gardening Playlist:

Container Planting (5:00)
How to Grow Vegetables in Containers (26:24)
Growing Pretty & Delicious Containers (24:27)

Raised Beds Playlist:

How to Make a Raised Bed (5:29)
Raised Bed Gardening (24:51)

Lawn Care Playlist:

Lawn Care (27:55)


To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view.


Ornamental Gardening

Irrigation

Native Plants

Ornamental Gardening Playlist:

Spring Gardening Tips (49:51)
Spring Ornamental Gardening (24:41)
High Impact Plant Combo’s (14:57)
Best Bee Flowers (24:49)
The Best Bee Flowers (5:50)
Making a Shade Garden (24:57)
Fall Cleanup in the Perennial Bed (20:43)

Irrigation Playlist:

Techniques to Save Time & Money (24:38)
Using Drip Irrigation in Your Garden (5:18)

Native Plants Playlist:

Native Plants (23:45)


To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view.


Pruning

Soil and Planting

Pruning Playlist:

Pruning 101 (3:39)
Advanced Pruning Methods (28:18)
Basic Pruning: Benefits and Tips (25:08)
Pruning Hydrangeas (5:37)
Pruning a Japanese Maple Tree (5:41)
Pruning Ornamental Grasses (3:54)
Pruning Roses (6:24)
Pruning Fruit Trees (22:26)
Pruning Ornamental Trees (17:56)
Pruning Shrubs (11:46)

Soil & Planting Playlist:

How to Get Healthy Soil in your Garden (21:18)
Soil and Planting Lessons from Research (25:40)
Using Drip Irrigation in Your Garden (5:18)
Gardening in Clay Soil (25:56)

Diseases and Insects

Diseases and Pests

Pollinators

Diseases & Pests Playlist:

Common Pests and Diseases During the Fall and Winter (9:58)
Dealing with Slugs and Snails in the Garden (25:33)
Spring Pests and Diseases (24:28)

Pollinators Playlist:

Attracting Pollinators (23:39)
Attractiveness of Native Plants to Bees (7:38)
Garden Bees Of Western Oregon (18:29)
How to Attract Orchard Mason Bees to your Garden (15:58)
How to Bee Friendly (7:22)
How to Tell the Difference Between Bees, Wasps, & Flies (15:02)
The Importance of Garden Pollinators (9:07)
Best Bee Flowers (24:29)
Attracting & Hosting Mason Bees (23:45)
Best Bee Flowers (24:49)


To view individual videos in each playlist click the three stacked lines at the top of the thumbnail to choose the video you wish to view.


Guest Speakers

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