It is that time again! Spring is at least in view and the Wheelbarrow Series has been scheduled. The list of classes this year have been expanded and there are day and night classes again.
The list is as follows:
Thursday Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. - Simple Greenhouse Plans and Starting Seeds At Home
We will discuss how to make a simple greenhouse for the home gardener on a budget and how to successfully raise plants for your garden from seed. Join us for an exploration of frugality and function! Free! Register by Feb. 14.
Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 10:30 a.m. - Growing Great Greens and Sprouts
Come learn types, seasons, and how to growing beautiful healthy greens fresh from your garden. As a bonus we will also discuss how to grow tasty sprouts at home without the threat of contamination that you might fear from store bought and restaurant sprouts. FREE! Register By Feb. 20.
Tuesday, March 5 at 10:30 a.m. – Square Foot Gardening/Introduction to Organic Gardening
Thursday, March 7 at 6 p.m. – Terrific Tomatoes!
Tuesday, March 12 at 10:30 a.m. – Alternative Fruit Series: Elderberry
Thursday, March 14 at 6 p.m. – Growing European Plums in Kentucky
Thursday, March 21 at 6 p.m. – Growing Sour Cherries in Kentucky
Tuesday, March 26 at 10:30 a.m. – Alternative Fruit Series: Figs
Tuesday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m. – Alternative Fruit Series: Paw Paw
Thursday, April 11 at 6 p.m. – Gardening With Heirlooms
Tuesday, April 16 at 10:30 a.m. – Great Gourds
Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m. – Growing Oyster Mushrooms at Home
Tuesday, April 30 at 10:30 a.m. – Easy Care Roses for Kentucky
Thursday, May 2 at 6 p.m. – Perennials for the Lazy Gardner
Thursday, May 16 at 6 p.m. – Vines for Kentucky Gardens
Tuesday, May 21 at 10:30 a.m. – Hardy Ferns for Kentucky Gardens
Tuesday, May 28 at 10:30 a.m. – The Wonderful Hydrangea
Thursday, May 30 at 6 p.m. – Backyard Poultry
Tuesday, June 11 at 10:30 a.m. – Preserving the Harvest: Canning
Thursday, Jun 13 at 6 p.m. – Preserving the Harvest: Freezing and Drying
Other classes to look for: Fall Vegetable Gardening, Weed Identification and Control, Building Great Soil, Lawn Renovation and Establishment, Must Have Low Maintenance Woody Ornaments, Growing Garlic in Kentucky, Creating a Mushroom Garden, Growing Iris in Kentucky, Growing Daffodils in Kentucky, Caring for Amaryllis, Landscape Plants for Holiday Decoration, Wreath Making/Decorating.
All classes are at the Washington County Extension Office. For a registration form call 336-7741.