Master Gardeners Winter Home Gardening Series begins January 4
December 17, 2013
Hanover County Master Gardeners have announced their Winter 2014 Home Gardening Series, which begins on January 4, 2014.
Classes will be held on Saturdays from 9-11 a.m. in the Department of Social Services meeting room at the Hanover Human Services Center, which is located at 12304 Washington Highway (U.S. Rt. 1), Ashland VA 23005.
A series of 10 free classes, taught by Hanover Master Gardeners, will offered. Topics will include growing vegetables and flowers, how to attract pollinators, lawn care, pruning basics, composting and many other topics of interest to home owners and gardeners.
The dates and topics of the 2014 Winter Home Gardening Series are:
- Jan 4: - How to Make and Use Compost and Vermicompost
- Jan 11: - Residential Landscape Design
- Jan 18: - Growing Berries and Small Fruit in Hanover County
- Jan 25: - Gardening for Pollinators: Attracting Birds and Bees
- Feb 1: - Growing your own Vegetables: Eat Fresh at Home
- Feb 8: - Growing from Seeds
- Feb 15: - Flowers from your Backyard
- Feb 22: - Insect CSI in the Garden
- March 1: - Growing a Better Lawn as the Neighbors Grow Green with Admiration
- March 8: - Pruning Basics
All classes are free and open to the public, but we ask that you register for each class you would like to attend by calling the Hanover County Extension Office at 804-752-4310.
If you have additional questions, you can contact Jim Schroering - Agricultural Extension Agent, at firstname.lastname@example.org.