PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University Eggert Family Organic Farm will hold its annual Fall Harvest Festival, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 7.
EVERETT, Wash. – Growing with a Purpose: Building a Community Garden will be discussed by successful community gardener Andy Anderson at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, at Washington State University’s Snohomish County Extension Cougar Auditorium in McCollum Park, 600 128th St. SE, Everett.
By Kate Halstead, WSU Extension
The desire to eat healthy and help local food banks has prompted many neighborhoods to start community gardens. But some struggle to attract volunteers and keep going. A director of a successful garden will speak about the project 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Washington State University Snohomish County Extension Cougar Auditorium in McCollum Park, 600 128th St. SE, Everett.
EVERETT, Wash. – Gardeners tend to be lifelong students – always seeking ways to improve. Advanced training for food gardeners will be available 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, from the Washington State University Snohomish County Extension Growing Groceries program.
If your summer activities include a visit to Safeco Field for a Seattle Mariners home game, take a few minutes to check out the handiwork of the Washington State University King County Master Gardeners. The Master Gardeners have taken on the task of planting, watering and maintaining the 25 large planter boxes and 30 hanging flower baskets that grace the exterior of Safeco Field throughout the summer, and hopefully into October if the Mariners do their part.If the game you’re attending falls on the date of one of their monthly Safeco plant clinics, drop by and say “Hi,” and bring any plant or garden questions … » More …