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Feel free to contact Jan Fetler (689-5545) with changes.
We're Here For You!
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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: email@example.com
Zoom presentation - Cacti and Succulents
Learn more about this year's issue of the Gardening Guide and Calendar, then buy it below. Watch the video here or on YouTube.
|Cold weather will damage some plants. Read about how to protect sensitive plants.|
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
Saturday, February 22, 2020
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
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Convert yard waste to a valuable soil amendment. You'll take home a compost bin and everything you need to get started.
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
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
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.
UC Cooperative Extension
Master Gardeners of Sacramento County
4145 Branch Center Road
Sacramento, CA 95827
1 (916) 875-6719
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