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

Harvest Day 2022

We thank everyone who made
the 2022 event a success!
See highlights below.


A Gardener's
Dream Day!

Harvest Day

August 6, 2022
8 AM until 2 PM

2022 Business Sponsors

Thank you to the many businesses that help make Harvest Day 2022
a huge success through their generous support.

2022 Keynote Speakers

(See our speaker photos/biographies)

Located in the Speakers Tent

8:30 - 9:15 AM

Selecting Trees for the Home Landscape in a Changing Climate

Pam Bone
Landscape Horticulturist
Lifetime Master Gardener

9:45 - 10:30 AM

Healthy Soil - Soil Preparation for a Healthy Landscape

Kevin Marini
UCCE Master Gardener Coordinator, Placer/Nevada Counties

11:00 - 11:45 AM

Make Your Landscape Wildlife Friendly

Roxie Jones
Lifetime Master Gardener
FOHC Wildlife Habitat Garden Project Leader


15-minute "mini" talks
throughout the day

8:45 AM

How to Create a Worm Bin
Kiwi/Grape Arbor

Succulents: How Much Water and
Sun Do They Need?
WEL Round Patio

9:15 AM

Interesting Trellis Options for Grapevines
Kiwi/Grape Arbor

Straw Bale Gardening
Have you tried it yet?
Lower Arbor

9:30 AM

Herbs: Amazing Plants for
Low Water Use Gardens
WEL Round Patio

How to Prune Blackberries

10:30 AM

Pests in the Vineyard
Kiwi/Grape Arbor

Meet your Friendly Neighborhood Bees
WEL Round Patio

Summer Pruning for Deciduous Fruit Trees
Lower Arbor

10:45 AM

Backyard Composting or
Green Waste Container?
Navigating the New Food Waste Guidelines
Kiwi/Grape Arbor

Pruning Herbs for Better Yields
WEL Round Patio

11:45 AM

Arrangements with Mixed
Greenery and Flowers
WEL Round Patio



Download the Harvest Day brochure. (PDF 1.3MB)


Service Dogs Only

As always, service dogs only are allowed at Fair Oaks Horticulture Center events. Thank you.


Join Us!

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Fair Oaks Horticulture Center

11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard (map/directions)
Fair Oaks, CA 95628

Where to find it

Download to print the FOHC map. (PDF 82KB)


2022 education tables

  • UC Master Gardeners - Ask the Master Gardeners
    Info Table
  • 40 Acre Conservation League
  • 4H
  • American River Water Education Center
  • California Department of Food and Agriculture
  • California Native Plant Society, Sacramento Chapter
  • E.B. Stone and Son
  • Effie Yeaw Nature Center
  • Fair Oaks Water District
  • Green Acres Nursery & Supply
  • Kellogg Garden Products
  • LeafFilter
  • Pride Industries
  • Sacramento Audubon Society
  • Sacramento Cactus and Succulent Society
  • Sacramento Community Garden Coalition
  • Sacramento County Department of Water Resources, Stormwater Quality Program
  • Sacramento County Waste Management & Recycling
  • Sacramento Digs Gardening
  • Sacramento Perennial Plant Club
  • Sacramento Public Library
  • SMUD
  • Sacramento Tree Foundation
  • Sacramento Valley Chapter of California Urban Forests Council
  • Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District
  • Sierra Foothills Rose Society
  • UCCE Expanded Food and Nutrition Program
  • UCCE Master Food Preservers

2022 vendors

  • All Things Wild
  • Florin Perkins Landscape Materials
  • Full Moon Metal Designs
  • Miridae Mobile Nursery
  • Morningsun Herb Farm
  • Tranquill Gardens
  • VESCO Tools
  • Wild Birds and Gardens
  • Wild Jules
  • Yankee Glass Art

2022 food trucks

  • Chando's Tacos
  • Sweet Tooth Ice Cream Cart
  • World Fare
  • Java Johnny‚Äôs


Master Gardener sales 


Watch Past Harvest Day videos

If you missed our 2020 and 2021 virtual
events, view videos and recordings on our
YouTube Channel!


Harvest Day 2019 (2:23 min.)

Harvest Day 2018 (1:49 min.)

Harvest Day 2017 (1:52 min.)

Harvest Day 2016 (1:03 min.)

Harvest Day 2015 (1:00 min.)

Harvest Day 2014 (2:09 min.)

Master Gardener Program Coordinator Judy McClure talks about Harvest Day 2013. (0.46 min.)

Master Gardener Tracy Lesperance describes the new things Harvest Day 2013 visitors saw. (2:11 min.)

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

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