UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
University of California
UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County

Harvest Day



We thank everyone who
made this event a success!


A Gardener's Dream Day!

 Saturday, August 6, 2016
8 AM - 2 PM

Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard

Fair Oaks, CA 95628




Keeping Trees Healthy During
Drought and Beyond

Pam Bone
Landscape Horticulturist and
UCCE Sacramento County
Master Gardener

Herbal All-Stars

Rose Loveall-Sale
Owner, Morningsun Herb Farm

Planning and Planting a
Showstopper Bulb Garden
Ellie Cary
UCCE Sacramento County
Master Gardener

Composting Mini Workshops

9:15 Making a Worm Bin
 9:45 What is Hot Composting?
10:30 Basics of Worm Composting
11:15 Sifting Compost--How to make a Compost Sifter
12:00 Basics of Worm Composting
 12:30 Gizmos and Gadgets for the Avid Composter


Water-Efficient Landscape Mini Tours

9:45 Native Area Rain Gardens
10:15 Ultra WEL
11:45 Ultra WEL
12:45 Native Area Rain Gardens




Download the Harvest Day 2016 brochure here (PDF 1.2MB)



Where to find it


Download a larger map. (PDF 1.8MB)


Only service dogs are allowed.
We love our pooches, but Harvest Day is not the place for them!


Watch Harvest Day videos!

Harvest Day 2016

Harvest Day 2015

Harvest Day 2014 highlights.

Master Gardener Program Coordinator Judy McClure talks about Harvest Day 2013.

Master Gardener Tracy Lesperance describes some of the new things Harvest Day 2013 visitors were able to see at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center.

Business Sponsors

Thank you to the many businesses that help make Harvest Day a huge success through their generous support.


Educational Tables

·American River Water Education Foundation
·APLD Sacramento District
·California Garden Clubs Inc.
·California Native Plant Society & Demonstration
 Garden at the Historic Cemetery
·City of Folsom
·Dave Wilson Nursery
·E. B. Stone & Son
·EcoLandscape California
·El Dorado Nursery
·Fair Oaks EcoHousing
·Foothill Organic Growers
·Four Winds Growers
·Green Acres Nursery & Supply
·Historic Rose Garden
·Honey Bee Haven
·Hunter Industries
·Kellogg Garden Products
·Living Resources Company
·Low Flow Sprinkler Pros
·Organic Gardening Club of Sacramento County
·Regional Water Authority
·Roseville Utility Exploration Center
·Rudolph Steiner College
·Sacramento Area Beekeepers Association
·Sacramento Audubon Society
·Sacramento County Dept. of Water Resources
 (Stormwater Quality)
·Sacramento County Library
·Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
·Sacramento Perennial Plant Club
·Sacramento Tree Foundation
·Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito Vector Control
·Sierra Foothills Rose Society
·Slow Food Sacramento
·The Sacramento Bee
·Two Flew the Coop
·UCCE Master Food Preservers


·All Things Wild
·Big Oak Nursery
·Morningsun Herb Farm
·The Plant Foundry
·Succulents–Merlyn Lenear
·Tranquill Gardens

More shopping!

 Food trucks

 Master Gardener sales (cash/check only)

·2017 Gardening Guide and Calendar ($10)
·Worm bins ($25)
·Compost sifters ($25)
·Flower bulbs (pre-order, prices vary)
·Grape plants ($5)

Harvest Day map

Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

To get directions, click on the orange balloon.


Join Us!

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See who supports us.

We thank you all!

4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento, CA 95827       Master Gardener Phone:  916.876.5338             Fax:  916.875.6233

Webmaster Email: janfetler@gmail.com