Master Gardeners of Ventura County
University of California
Master Gardeners of Ventura County

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Our Mission is to enhance the well-being of people, plants, and the environment through science-based gardening education and community outreach.

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You may Register Online for certain Calendar events listed on top right side of this page.   Click on the desired event; you will find the registration link near the bottom of the event description.

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Important Information

California has declared a DROUGHT.  Using less water in your home garden is necessary!  Find water-saving resources at the following websites:

The California Drought:

Be Water Wise

 


Mastering Your Home Garden Workshops

Next Event

"Tree Care 101 - Caring for Trees in a Drought"  

Saturday January 28, 2017 - 9 am-12 pm

Check-in 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. 

Cost: $20.00 

Location: Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Santa Paula

To register:  http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=19277

 

 


UCCE Advisors' Symposium Presentations - 14 July 2016

Anaerobic Disinfestation of Soil

Drought Induced Problems

Nutrient Mgmt

Pests of Blackberries

Pitahaya Production

 
 

Got Gardening Questions?

Contact the Home Gardening Helpline

Phone: (805) 645-1455               

or Email: mgventura@ucdavis.edu

Call Tuesday or Thursday, 1-4 pm to reach the Helpline at the University of California Cooperative Extension office in Ventura.

Cooperative Extension Ventura County
  669 County Square Drive, Suite 100
  Ventura, CA 93003-5401

 
Helpline Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)

 


 

 

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Bug Blog

The Fluttering of Butterflies and Why This 4-H Project Is Important
Posted 1/16/2017 - Bet you've never seen a butterfly like this! The colorful butterfly seemed to flutter from a blanket that Solano County 4-H'er Erica Lull was sewing last Saturday, Jan. 14, at a “Cuddle Me Close” community service project. Erica, 14, a...

We Have No Rapae!
Posted 1/13/2017 - "We have no rapae!" No rapae today! That's the latest report from Art Shapiro, distinguished professor of evolution and ecology at the University of California, Davis. He's sponsoring his annual Butterfly-for-a-Beer Contest and it's Day 13, Friday the...

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