Sacramento County Master Gardeners
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.
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UC Gardening Blogs
Added March 6, 2014
The Daily Mail, UK, recently reported a tragic case of a fatal bee sting...
Added March 5, 2014
If you're yearning to be a backyard beekeeper, "go native." "Go native"...
Added March 4, 2014
Why would anyone want to study walking sticks (stick insects)? Well, why...
Added March 3, 2014
While other parts of the country are buried in snow, California's Central...