UCCE Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
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Below are draft news items destined to appear on the Master Gardener home page.  Once they move to "Home," they will be removed from this page.  

Feel free to contact Jan Fetler (689-5545) with changes.

We're Here For You!

Video library of gardening topics. Publications. Enjoy!
YouTube Channel with all the 2020 Virtual Harvest Day and Master Gardener videos.

Our program is still "open for business" to answer your gardening and pest management questions. Snap a pic of your problem plant or mystery bug and email it to the Help Desk. We check email regularly and respond as soon as possible: mgsacramento@ucanr.edu

 

 

 

Video library of gardening topics. Enjoy!

YouTube Channel with all the 2020 Virtual Harvest Day and Master Gardener videos.

Our program is still "open for business" to answer your gardening and pest management questions.

We check email regularly and respond as soon as possible: mgsacramento@ucanr.edu

 

Zoom presentation - Cacti and Succulents

Thanks for attending!  Find handouts here.

Join us on Zoom for lunch Thursday, April 8, 2021, 12:15 PM. Learn about growing cacti and other succulents in Sacramento County.

Home » Support us » Gardening Guide and Calendar

Learn more about this year's issue of the Gardening Guide and Calendar, then buy it below. Watch the video here or on YouTube.

Frost protection

Frosty Chard
Cold weather will damage some plants. Read about how to protect sensitive plants.

Pruning Workshop

We miss you!

As you might have guessed, there will be no January pruning workshop at the Fair Oaks Horticulture Center.    

When we are cleared to hold events, you'll find them on the FOHC Schedule.

Worm Composting Workshop

Worm Composting Workshop

Saturday, February 22, 2020
10 AM till NOON

Worm composting is neat, easy and odorless--ideal for indoor or outdoor locations.  Learn how and take worms and a bin home.  $25. 

Register now! Deadline February 3.

Composting Special Event

Compost, it's easy to do!

Saturday, March 28, 2020
10 AM till NOON

Convert yard waste to a valuable soil amendment.  You'll take home a compost bin and everything you need to get started.

$20.  Details/registration.

COVID-19 Update

In an abundance of caution during the COVID-19 crisis and the recommendations of various public health agencies we are not currently accepting phone calls, walk-ins or specimen drop offs at our Master Gardener Help Desk at the UCCE Sacramento office.

Visit us at the State Fair!

Friday, July 17 through
Sunday, August 2, 2020
10 AM - 8 PM Friday - Sunday
11 AM - 8 PM Monday - Thursday
The Farm at Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento

Harvest Day resources

We hope you enjoyed Harvest Day. Visit our Resource List for plenty of useful publications.

Don't miss our Fair Oaks Horticulture Center Open Gardens for September and October.  We hope to see you there.

2020 holiday office hours

The UCCE Office will be closed:

  • Monday, November 11 for Veterans Day
  • Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27 for Thanksgiving
  • Monday, December 21, 2020 through Friday, January 1, 2021 for end of the year holidays

Master Gardener Training

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Do you (or someone you know) want to become a Master Gardener?

Training for 2020 has been scheduled and the application deadline is October 18. Visit our Training page for an application and more.

Program Coordinator

Judy McClure
UC Cooperative Extension
Master Gardeners of Sacramento County

4145 Branch Center Road
Sacramento, CA 95827
1 (916) 875-6719
jmmcclure@ucanr.edu 
http://sacmg.ucanr.edu
http://cesacramento.ucanr.edu

Evaluation

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If you joined us for this first ever Virtual Harvest Day, we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.

Please help us make future events even better for you by answering a few short questions.

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

Webmaster Email: janfetler@gmail.com