Category: Resources

Master Composter Home Study Manual Now Available!

Want to learn at home about the basics of composting? An at home study guide is now here for master composting! Composting is an effective tool that keeps yard materials and food scraps out of landfills while producing a finished product valued by gardeners…

UW Extension Hosts “Garden Basics & Beyond 2015” Course

Interested in stepping-up production in your community garden plot, but looking for more horticulture knowledge to give you the tools? Join UW Extension educators, Master Gardener volunteers, and other local experts in this short course! The variety of topics will equip you with the information…

Community Gardens Save Money, Provide Fresh Produce for Low-Income Gardeners

A recent study by the University of California Cooperative Extension demonstrates how gardeners in San Jose saved money by growing their own food in community gardens. Gardeners engaged in the study weighed their harvests throughout the spring and summer, yielding an average of .75…