Master Gardeners offer interesting Fall Classes

Posted on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 8:31 am

The Master Gardeners of Lincoln County are offering an interesting variety of Fall classes to the general public.

Fall- A Good Time to Plant

Monday, Oct. 29, 2012- 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Learn surprising ideas why autumn is a good time for a variety of plantings

Organic Gardening

Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012- 10 a.m. – Noon

Unravel the “mysteries” of Organic Gardening. Learn how to be a green gardener.

Xeriscaping I

Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012- 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Wonder what to do after the summer drought of 2012? Learn the systematic concept for saving water in your landscape design.

Herbs

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012- 10 a.m. -  Noon

Learn all about how to plant, harvest, preserve, and use herbs in so many ways. Enjoy a food tasting and you’ll be provided with delicious recipes!

Holiday Wreaths

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

A hands-on workshop provides learning by doing with a variety of natural materials, which are supplied.

Xeriscaping II

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012- 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

We will implement the principals from Xeriscaping I with a hands-on workshop that turns your personal ideas into your new landscape, garden, and lawn.

Registration deadline is one week prior to class date

For more information on prices and payments for classes, visit University of Missouri’s Extension office Troy, Mo. website at www.extension.missouri.edu/Lincoln for complete class details and directions to the extension office.

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