Year Round Gardening
Master Gardener Tim Lanfri
March 15, 2017
Most vegetable gardeners begin their gardening experiences with spring and/or summer gardens. Expanding your gardening season through the fall and winter can greatly increase your gardens productively but lengthen the time you can harvest fresh produce for your family and yourself. An OSU Extension Service Master Gardener will lead you through the process of vegetable gardening year around. Topics will include what to plant and when, season extending techniques, when to harvest and more.
Tour the Learning Gardens at Jenkins Estate
April 19, 2017
The Learning Garden offers hands-on opportunities to explore a wide range of sustainable gardening practices using several garden themes including-Vegetable Gardening, Waterwise Garden, Pollinator Habitat, A Bioswale, Spiral Herb Garden, Native Plants documented in the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Perennial Companion Plants, Espalier Fruit Trees, Edible Landscape, Berries, Grapes and other fruit. Garden-goers can also learn at our Composting Demonstration area and learn about creating Mason Bee habitat.
Speaker - Rick Sherman, ODE Farm to School Specialist
May 17, 2017
Rick will discuss tips and tricks to starting a learning garden and how to incorporate garden education into your curriculum.
Summer Celebration at Nana Cardoon
June 21, 2017
Join us as we welcome summer with a solstice celebration! Bring your favorite dish or drink and a friend for an evening in the garden.