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Healthy Garden-Healthy Home

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2021 Online Workshop Recordings and Handouts

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Learn How to Win the Battle Against Pests

Aprenda a ganar la batalla contra las plagas

Watch Workshop Recording (English)

Presentation Slides

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How to Grow a Healthy Salsa Garden

Como cultivar sus propias plantas para hacer salsa

English | en Español

Salsa Garden Workshop (Presentation Slides)

Tomato Pest Photo Gallery


Controlling Ants in Your Home & Garden the Healthy Way

Controlando las Hormigas en el Hogar y en el Jardin de una Manera Segura y Efectiva 

English | en Español

Ants Workshop (Presentation Slides)

Ants Pest Note (UC IPM)


Growing Fresh Herbs for Cooking

English |

Herb Garden Workshop (Presentation Slides)

Constructing A Raised Bed (Handout)

Culinary Herb Profiles (Handout)

Herbs In Your Garden (Handout)

Landscaping With Herbs (Handout)



Preventing Irrigation Runoff - Irrigation Management for Homeowners

Prevención de la escorrentía del riego: gestión del riego para propietarios de viviendas

Watch Workshop Recording

Presentation Slides

Links for Attendees 

Publications | Publicaciones

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What you should know-ENG Workbook-ENG
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What you should know-SPN Workbook-SPN

About Healthy Garden-Healthy Home



The Healthy Garden, Healthy Home program gives the residents of San Diego County the opportunity to improve our water resources. As part of this effort, a team of 25 UCCE San Diego County Master Gardeners have undergone extensive in-depth Integrated Pest Management (IPM) training in order to provide outreach to the San Diego Community.

Protecting Our Local Watersheds

Upcoming Online Events
January 15, 2022 10AM PST Starting to Grow Your Own Food?
January 26, 2022 10AM PST Control Ants The Healthy Way! 
February 12, 2022 10:00AM PST   Save Water & Money, Workshop 
February 26, 2022 10:00AM PST  Grow Fresh Herbs for Cooking
March 12, 2022 10:00AM PST  How to Grow a Salsa Garden! 
March 26, 2022 10:00AM PST  Starting to Grow Your Own Food?
April 9, 2022 10:00AM PST Save Water & Money, Workshop 
April 23, 2022 10:00AM PST How to Grow a Salsa Garden 
May 7, 2022 10:00AM PST Control Ants The Healthy Way! 

IPM Kiosk

The IPM Kiosk contains information about 50 common home and garden pests, including identification and management, alternatives to pesticides and least toxic pest control, as well as safe use and disposal of pesticides. The kiosk also includes tips related to proper watering, fertilizing, and avoiding problems associated with garden chemicals. Kiosk users can look up a pest by category and name or diagnose a problem on plants. Users can watch videos, print and take home information, as well as locate resources for finding additional pest management help in their county.