MGFKC Newsletter

Feb 2021 MGFKC eNewsletter
MGFKC Newsletter – The Foundation Connection
Read all about what’s of interest in the February 2021 issue!

    • 2021 Master Gardener Advanced Training by MG Clinic Leadership Team
    • Meet the (Board) President by Jim Olson, MGF Board President
    • The Gadabout Gardener: New Year, New Plants by MG MG Bruce Bennett
    • News Shoots: 2021 MG Online Plant Sale
    • Miller Library Selection: Blooming Flowers: A Seasonal History of Plants and People
    • Continuing Education Opportunities
    • What’s Happening News & Updates

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This newsletter is sent monthly to King County Master Gardeners. Look for it in your email. Miss a past issue? Find it here.

Online Education Series

Learn to be a better gardener and improve your gardening knowledge and skills in 2021. The Master Gardeners in King County are offering a couple of online series that will help new or experienced gardeners better maintain their gardens. These classes also offer continuing education for Master Gardeners as they act as horticultural advisers and serve as resources regarding sustainable gardening for home gardeners.

BDG Workshops.
Bellevue Demo Garden Workshops
These Saturday workshops have moved online in 2021 and feature presentations on a broad range of topics by speakers with expertise in plants and methods that work in the Pacific Northwest. Topics will vary from vegetable to ornamental cultivation to vegetable gardening emphasizing science-based information and techniques. See https://www.mgfkc.org/education/bdg-workshops for workshop topics, dates and links to register.

Growing Groceries.
Growing Groceries logo
This integrated series of classes focuses on learning essential gardening practices to grow your own healthy food. Class content is taught at the appropriate time of year when it can be immediately applied in the garden and covers the major groups of vegetables and cultural strategies. See https://www.mgfkc.org/education/growinggroceries  for details about class topics, dates and links to register.

Seeds for Thought

MGFWS Seeds for Thought

August Newsletter from the Master Gardener Foundation of Washington State

Read in this issue:

  • From the President by Don Enstrom, MGFWS President
  • WSU MG Program Update by Jennifer Marquis, Statewide Program Leader
  • 2020 Master Gardener of the Year – Deborah Smeltzer
  • 2020 Ed LaCrosse Distinguished Service Award – Kathleen Eaton
  • 2020 Media Award – Alice Slusher
  • Ellen A’Key Grant Winner 2020 – Cowlitz County

Back issues available on the State Foundation website: http://mgfws.org/

Heads UP!

2020 September-October Heads Up! Diagnostics Lab Newsletter

Newsletter of the Master Gardener King County Diagnostic Lab

 

Read in the September-October 2020 issue:

  • Ready, Set, Harvest!
  • Fall Turf Care
  • Weather Station: Wildfire smoke helps plants?
  • Nerd’s Corner: Daphne bholua
  • The Birdie Did It!
  • Another Trouble-Making Sawfly
  • Fall for Fall Planting
  • Autumn Pruning for Woody Plants — Don’t!!
  • Raspberries: The Simply Wonderful Fruit
  • Twigga Mortis: When things go awry in the veggie patch…
  • Useful Web Sources!

This newsletter is sent monthly to King County Master Gardeners during the active garden months from March to October. Look for the current issue in your email.

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