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Fall Garden Series

The 2019 Fall Gardening Series, sponsored by the WSU Asotin County Master Gardener program, will be held on October 24 and Nov 7 in Clarkston.  Classes will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Clarkston Campus of Walla Walla Community College Lecture Hall.

The October 24th class is ‘Improving Soil Health in Your Garden’.  The presentation is by Dr. Lynne Carpenter-Boggs, Professor in the WSU Dept of Crop and Soil Sciences. This class will discuss the role of soil pH, organic matter, soil nutrients and microbes in having a healthy garden soil. The latest research on soil health will also be discussed.

The November 7th class is ‘Growing Tree Fruit in the Lewis Clark Valley’.  The presentation is by Deb Pehrson, Manager of the WSU Tukey Orchard. This class will give an overview of tree fruits that can be grown in the Lewis-Clark Valley, pruning techniques for new and established trees, and basic disease/insect management.”

Cost to attend each class is $7; or $12 to attend both classes.  Please pre-register by October 22nd for the first class by calling the WSU Asotin County Extension Office at (509) 243-2009.

Fall Garden Series Brochure and Registration