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Extending the gardening season workshop planned for Aug. 13

July 24, 2013

The Washington County Master Gardeners will hold a free workshop on extending the vegetable gardening season Tuesday, Aug. 13, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Washington County Agricultural Education Center at 7303 Sharpsburg Pike in Boonsboro.

Participants will learn how to grow plants into late fall and winter using cold-hardy crops, cold frames, row covers and other methods.

Registration is required. To register, call 301-791-1304.  

Volunteer educators with the University of Maryland Extension, Master Gardeners teach people safe, effective gardening practices that build healthy gardens and communities. 

They give educational talks, create demonstration gardens, offer plant clinics and therapeutic horticulture programs, and host information booths at community events.

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For more information on the Master Gardener program, call Annette Ipsan at 301-791-1604. or send an email to aipsan@umd.edu.

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