Gardenings Series: Common Pests

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 11:00am

Common Garden Pests and how to deal with them: weeds, worms, and wildlife. Learn to identify some common garden pest plants, bugs, and animals that love to feast on our gardens before we can, along with some useful methods for keeping them out and minimizing their damage to our garden crops.
Light refreshments will be available.

This is one of a series of programs offered in partnership with the OSU Extension Office. The Gardening Series will be held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at the Pomeroy Library in the Riverview Room at 11:00 am. The following is the schedule of events:
February 21 – Small-Scale Season Extension Gardening Techniques
March 7 - Fundamentals of Landscape and Garden Design and Innovation Part 1 – Considerations and Techniques of Planning and Design
March 21 – Fundamentals of Landscape and Garden Design and Innovation Part 2 – Construction Fundamentals of Basic and Intermediate Landscape and Garden Features
April 4 – Planning Your Planting AND How to Garden in Small Spaces 
April 18 - Understanding Soils, Soil Tests, and Fundamentals of Plant Nutrition
 May 2 -  All About Herbs
May 16 – Common Garden Pests and How to Deal with Them: Weeds, Worms, and Wildlife
June 20 - Gardening in Small Spaces: Container Gardening 101.

July 18 - Waste Not: Edible and Nutritious Common Garden Weeds and How to Eat Them

For more information, please contact:
Kevin Fletcher
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Extension Educator
Meigs County
113 E Memorial Dr. Suite E, Pomeroy, OH 45769
740-992-6696 Office / 740-992-4796 Fax
fletcher.204@osu.edu meigs.osu.edu

 

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