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2015 Master Gardener Training Class!

If you have ever considered becoming a Master Gardener, now is the time! Master Gardeners are dedicated individuals who train in horticulture under Extension faculty and then serve as volunteers in the community by teaching research based information and the principles of Florida-friendly landscaping. Projects include assisting residents with their landscape problems, giving presentations to groups, and …

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Spring into Vegetable Gardening Series for Beginners!

summer squash

If you have ever considered planting a spring vegetable garden, attend a three-week series to learn all you need to get started.  This workshop will be held on Monday evenings from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. March 24 until April 7.  The cost is $25 per person or $40 per couple and includes handouts and …

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Turf Tuesdays

Learn all the latest on maintaining a healthy lawn from the experts. This four-week series will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Santa Rosa County Extension Service. Schedule: February 26: pH, soil types, soil testing, turf types March 5: fertilization March 12: weed control March 19: irrigation     …

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Learn about Antique Roses!

rose bushes along a fence

Join in learning about antique roses at the “Mondays in the Gardens” free gardening program offered at the UF/IFAS West Florida Research and Education Center Gardens under the direction of Santa Rosa County Master Gardeners.  Monday, February 18th at 10 AM Sally Menk will deliver a presentation, “Antique Roses – Their History and Care” in …

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Extension and Master Gardeners teach you how to “Love Your Lawn”

Discover how to use Florida-friendly environmental practices to create a manageable lawn.  This 2-hour workshop will offer ideas on watering, fertilization, pest control, and other practices to help you manage and enjoy your lawn.  The workshop is scheduled for March 17th, from 9 A.M to 11 A.M.  It will be presented by Theresa Friday, Extension …

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Permanent link to this article: http://santarosa.ifas.ufl.edu/blog/2012/02/29/extension-and-master-gardeners-teach-you-how-to-love-your-lawn/