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We thank everyone who made
the 2016 event a success!
See highlights below.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

8 AM - 2 PM

A Gardener's Dream Day!

Fair Oaks Horticulture Center
11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard

Fair Oaks, CA 95628




Sponsors from last year.  This will link to a new page of previous year Sponsors beginning AFTER the 2017 Harvest Day.

2016 Speakers

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 (PDF 1.2MB)



Where to find it

Download the FOHC map. (PDF 1.8MB)

Harvest Day Map


2016 Education 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

2016 Vendors

·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)

·2016 Gardening Guide and Calendar ($10)
·Worm bins ($25)
·Compost Sifters ($25)
·Flower bulbs (pre-order, prices vary)
·Grape plants ($5)

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

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