UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
University of California
UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County

Harvest Day

Join us for Harvest Day, Sacramento's ultimate educational gardening event!

Saturday, August 6, 2016    8 am to 2 pm
Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
 11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard

Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Harvest Day Speakers

Keeping Trees Healthy During Drought and Beyond
Pam Bone
Landscape Horticulturist and
UCCE Sacramento County
Master Gardener

Herbal All-Stars

Rose Loveall-Sale
Owner, Morningsun Herb Farm

Planning and Planting a Showstopper Bulb Garden
Ellie Cary
UCCE Sacramento County
Master Gardener

Composting Mini Workshops

9:15 Making a Worm Bin
 9:45 What is Hot Composting?
10:30 Basics of Worm Composting
11:15 Sifting Compost--How to make a Compost Sifter
12:00 Basics of Worm Composting
 12:30 Gizmos and Gadgets for the Avid Composter


Water Efficient Landscape Mini Tours

9:45 Native Area Rain Gardens
10:15 Ultra WEL
11:45 Ultra WEL
12:45 Native Area Rain Gardens


Where to find it at Harvest Day


To see and download a larger map click here. (PDF 1.8MB)

Only service dogs are allowed at Harvest Day.  We love our pooches, but Harvest Day is not the place for them!


Watch Harvest Day videos!

Harvest Day 2015


Harvest Day 2014 highlights.

Master Gardener Program Coordinator Judy McClure talks about Harvest Day 2013.

Master Gardener Tracy Lesperance describes some of the new things Harvest Day 2013 visitors were able to see at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center.

2016 Harvest Day
Business Sponsors

Thank you to the many businesses that help make Harvest Day a huge success through their generous support.  See them here.

Educational Tables 2016

·American River Water Education Foundation
·APLD Sacramento District
·California Garden Clubs Inc.
·City of Folsom
·Dave Wilson Nursery
·E. B. Stone & Son
·EcoLandscape California
·El Dorado Nursery
·Fair Oaks EcoHousing
·Four Winds Growers
·Green Acres Nursery & Supply
·Historic Rose Garden
·Honey Bee Haven
·Hunter Industries
·Kellogg Garden Products
·Living Resources Company
·Low Flow Sprinkler Pros
·Organic Gardening Club of Sacramento County
·Regional Water Authority
·Roseville Utility Exploration Center
·Sacramento Area Beekeepers Association
·Sacramento Audubon Society
·Sacramento County Dept. of Water Resources (Stormwater Quality)
·Sacramento County Library
·Sacramento Tree Foundation
·Slow Food Sacramento
·The Sacramento Bee
·Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
·Two Flew the Coop
·UCCE Master Food Preservers


·All Things Wild
·Big Oak Nursery
·Genesis Fabric Pots
·Morningsun Herb Farm
·The Plant Foundry
·Succulent–Merlyn Lenear
·Tranquill Gardens

Harvest Day map

Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

To get directions to the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center and Harvest Day, click on the orange balloon above.


See who supports us.

We thank you all!

4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento, CA 95827       Master Gardener Phone:  916.876.5338             Fax:  916.875.6233

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