March 8, 2023
2023 Garden Learning Series - Successful Vegetable Gardening
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
University of Illinois Extension, Lake County Forest Preserves, and SWALCO present the 2023 Garden Learning Series. With the exception of February, programs will be held virtually the second Wednesday of each month through November.
Imagine tasting your own vegetables picked fresh from your garden. Building your success with research-based methods that promote healthy, productive plants. To get the most out of your garden, University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners will give you steps to plan and tend to your garden. This will include tips on garden location and layout, preparation, recommended varieties, proper planting, pest control, watering, and harvesting tips.
Registration is open for the March training here.
March 8th - Successful Vegetable Gardening
April 12th - Composting: Basics, Benefits, and Beyond
May 10th - Intro to Native Plants
June 14th - Rain Gardens 101
July 12th - Planting for Pollinators
August 9th - Butterfly Gardening
September 13th - Landscaping with Native Plants
October 11th - Landscaping for a Changing Climate
November 8th - Starting Native Plants from Seed