Master Gardeners host final workshops of 2014 |

Master Gardeners host final workshops of 2014

The Nevada County Master Gardeners have two more workshops planned for 2014.

There are also a variety of workshops already planned for 2015.

Some of the topics include landscape planning, irrigation and raised beds; establishing a bee meadow; building great soil; and growing tomatoes from seed to seed.

Many more workshops are planned for the new year; a new calender is forthcoming.

In the meantime, plan to attend one of the final workshops on pruning:

It’s OK – Prune Away: Tame Your Orchard

10 a.m.- noon today

Pruning Ornamental Plants: Art or Science?

10 a.m. to noon Nov. 8


— To overcome your anxiety about pruning your fruit trees and ornamentals;

— Best times to prune

— Basic pruning techniques and proper tools

— Best pruning methods for specific trees and plants

— Great resources for more information

All events are free and hosted at the NID Business Center Grounds, Annex Building, 1036 W. Main St,, Grass Valley

For more information, visit or call the Hotline at 530-273-0919 (from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays).

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