Events Archive

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 3:00pm
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 10:00am

Donald Lewis, PhD - Common Spiders of Iowa

https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

Lina Rodriguez-Salamanca, PhD - Morels, False Morels, and Other Wild Mushrooms

https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 10:00am

Renee Sweers - Cooking with Herbs

https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 3:00pm

Marion Cain - Starting Seeds Indoors

https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 10:00am

Kelly Feehan - Good Trees to Replace Dead Ash Trees!

https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

Scott Evans - Native Plants to Consider https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:00am

Kelly Feehan - Evergreen Diseases and Insect Problems - https://www.siouxlandgardenshow.org/speakers

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 11:00am

Get outside with Alabama Smart Yards! Don't be sad if you're stuck at home! Join our horticulture and home grounds team as we talk about spring lawn and garden maintenance weekdays at 11:00 a.m. Join us on zoom: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/834500888

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 7:00pm

Love that fresh garden produce but have more than you can eat? Preserve it! It’s not difficult, but you do need to follow safe methods. You’ll learn the basics on how to can, freeze, and dry foods safely at home. Presented by Kelsey Salow, Nutrition and Wellness Specialist with ISU Extension and Outreach https://www.extension.iastate.edu/delaware/

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Jesse Knox will be presenting a workshop on how to inoculate, care for and harvest these delicious delicacies. You will have the opportunity to pound plug spawn into logs, cover the plugs with wax and take the logs home. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/wapello/
   Cost: $10 per participant. Must be paid by Friday March 14th.
   Registration deadline: Friday March 14th @ 4pm
   Maximum class number is 25

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 11:00am

Get outside with Alabama Smart Yards! Don't be sad if you're stuck at home! Join our horticulture and home grounds team as we talk about spring lawn and garden maintenance weekdays at 11:00 a.m. Join us on zoom: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/834500888

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 5:30pm

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Lee County is offering a workshop on fruit tree management focused primarily on tree pruning and branch training. Workshop will be held March 26 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Appleberry Orchard, 2469 IA-2, Donnellson, IA. Participants will learn best practices and techniques for pruning and training fruit-bearing trees for peak performance.

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/lee/

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 11:00am

Get outside with Alabama Smart Yards! Don't be sad if you're stuck at home! Join our horticulture and home grounds team as we talk about spring lawn and garden maintenance weekdays at 11:00 a.m. Join us on zoom: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/834500888

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 7:00pm

Michelle Patten will give a presentation on "Patio Containers". Michelle will share tips for caring for patio container plants, choosing the right plants, soil, fertilizer, etc. She will also discuss several new trends in the tropical industry, as well as a few new Annuals, Tropical and Perennials for the 2020 growing season. This seminar will be held in the ISU Mills County Extension located on the Mills County Fairgrounds, Malvern, IA. There is a small fee of $2.00 to help cover the cost.

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/mills/news/spring-spring-master-gardener-seminar-series-6

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 11:00am

Get outside with Alabama Smart Yards! Don't be sad if you're stuck at home! Join our horticulture and home grounds team as we talk about spring lawn and garden maintenance weekdays at 11:00 a.m. Join us on zoom: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/834500888

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 11:00am

Get outside with Alabama Smart Yards! Don't be sad if you're stuck at home! Join our horticulture and home grounds team as we talk about spring lawn and garden maintenance weekdays at 11:00 a.m. Join us on zoom: https://auburn.zoom.us/j/834500888

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 8:00am to 2:15pm

Ready…Set…Grow… will be held on Saturday March 21, 2020 from 8:00 am – 2:15 pm at Sauk Valley Community College in Dixon, IL.

We offer a keynote speaker; 12 breakout sessions over a wide variety of topics including Eastern Bluebirds: Little Blue Gem in Your Garden, The Cook’s Garden, Fun with Fermentation, “Are My Trees and Plants in Trouble?” New Invaders Update, and many more; vendors with unique items for purchase; a Master Gardener Q & A Desk; and Continental Breakfast & Buffet Lunch. This year’s keynote address, Apples, Getting to the Core of things!, will be given by Richard Hentschel, University of Illinois Extension, Horticulture Educator.

The fee for this program is $45, and registrations will be accepted until March 16, 2020. go.illinois.edu/ReadySetGrowWorkshop

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 12:30pm

Brighten up your living space with a unique cactus dish garden. Learn helpful cactus growing and care tips, then design and safely plant your own container garden. https://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/calendar/

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 7:30am to 12:15pm

The Dubuque County Master Gardeners will host their annual spring gardening seminar 7:30 am to 12:15 pm Saturday, March 14 at the NICC Town Clock Business Center in Dubuque. Attendees can choose from educational sessions including herbs, succulents, mini hostas, pollinators, foraging, bonsai, and a seed exchange. Seed Savers from Decorah will give a keynote presentation. Cost is $20. For more information and registration, please call Dubuque County ISU Extension and Outreach at (563) 583-6496. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/spring-garden-seminar

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 5:30pm

Horticulturist field specialist Patrick O’Malley will be presenting a class on how to do tree pruning. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/wapello/

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 7:00pm

Jody Parks and Chris Parks will give a presentation on Bluebirds. Jody and Chris are members of the North American Bluebird Society. They will tell us all about the Eastern Bluebird. Come and learn how you can help the Eastern Bluebird population.This seminar will be held at the Lakin Community Center located on the Mills County Fairgrounds, Malvern, IA. No-preregistration required. There is a small fee of $2.00 to help cover the cost.  https://www.extension.iastate.edu/mills/news/spring-spring-master-gardener-seminar-series-2

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 6:30pm

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