Sacramento County Master Gardeners
Fair Oaks Horticulture Center Workshop
Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard
March 15, 2014 9 am to noon
• Learn how improving your soil can benefit your garden
• Old and new fruit tree pests and what you can do about them
• Plan your vegetable garden with drought conditions in mind
• Successfully grow home vegetable garden favorites
Get a map and driving directions to the FOHC and see workshop speaker times and topics here.
Gardening with limited water
In the WEL this month
March is a good time to visit the water efficient landscape (WEL) demonstration gardens at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center. Read more about what's especially attractive at this time of year.
This month in the vegetable garden
After our recent rains your soil may still be too wet to work. Read more about how to prepare your vegetable garden soil for planting.
2014 Gardening Guide and Calendar
Order your 2014 Gardening Guide and Calendar online now. To see more about this Gardening Guide and how to order it, click here. It makes a great gift!
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) (Halyomorpha halys) have invaded several blocks in Midtown Sacramento.
UC Cooperative Extension
4145 Branch Center Road
Sacramento, CA 95827
Monday through Thursday
9am to 12pm, 1 to 4pm
Office is closed on Friday
Please call for walk-in
To get directions, click on the red balloon on the map below.
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