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Virtual Evenings with the Master Gardeners: Week 2

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
  • Virtual Event -- Access Info Below
Online gardening advice! The Routt County CSU Master Gardeners host a four-week series of live talks with expert gardening advice and demonstrations

Gardening season is near, and with all this time at home there has never been a better time to plan and start your garden! As always, the Routt County CSU Master Gardeners are on a mission to inspire connection with our environment by supporting our community with knowledge and resources.

How to access the live presentation:

Click here to access the Master Gardeners livestream on Zoom!
Note: You will be muted and off video for this presentation -- only the presenters will be audible and visible. Q&A will be moderated via the chat feature!

Virtual Gardening Week 2:
Routt County Grows Its Own, Part 1

  • Plant a salad bowl
  • Planting and dividing perennials
  • Season to extend your garden's season

Turning to the virtual realm for 2020, Bud Werner Memorial Library is teaming up the Master Gardeners to offer expert gardening advice to help you plan and maximize your summer garden. Tune in for FOUR free online sessions. Ultimately, you'll learn about the best use of our short growing season, whether your garden space is small or large. These informative sessions are designed for seasoned gardeners and those who are new to Routt County growing alike.

This program is generously sponsored by Routt County's CSU Extension and the Routt County CSU Master Gardeners.

Click here to connect with additional resources mentioned during the Week 2 session.

This is a recording of the April 21, 2020 session: Routt County Grows Its Own, Part 1


The 4-Week Lineup:
Virtual Evenings With the Master Gardeners

Videos will be embedded on the corresponding page after each session.

Tuesday, April 14: An Overview of Routt County Gardening

  • Our Local Climate  
  • New to Routt County?
  • Our Typical Soil
  • Seed Selection (a.k.a. Reading a Seed Packet)

Tuesday, April 21: Routt County Grows Its Own, Part 1

  • Salad Bowls
  • Perennials & Dividing
  • Season Extension

Tuesday, April 28: Routt County Grows Its Own, Part 2

  • Vegetable Gardening
  • Transplanting
  • Insects

Tuesday, May 5: Gardening 201

  • Weeds
  • Permaculture
  • Gardening for Pollinators with Native Plants