9/09/14 – Raised Bed/Winter Gardening Workshop to Be Offered

The Master Gardeners of the Ozark’s September “Brown Bag Lunch” program the will be on raised bed/winter gardening presented by Ed Fisher. Come and learn how to turn your raised bed into a cold frame or winter greenhouse. In the spring you can remove the cover and add row cover to protect the plants from the weather. This program will be held on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 beginning at noon.

The Master Gardeners of the Ozarks have been presenting a monthly gardening programs this summer as part of their community service. Programs will be held in the backyard of the Taney County MU Extension Center in Forsyth in the Master Gardener’s Native Plant Garden. These programs are free and open to the public. Master Gardeners are on hand and more than willing to help you with any of your gardening questions too.

The remaining schedule for the series is as follows:
Tuesday, Sept. 9th, Noon – Raised Bed/Winter Gardening
Saturday, October 4th, 10 a.m. – Pass Along Plants

“We hope you can take time from your busy schedules and come and join us in our gardens”, says Master Gardener, Marva Ramsey, “these programs are free and open to all!” Though their hard work, grants and donations the Master Gardeners of the Ozarks have provided the Taney County MU Extension Center with one of the most beautiful demonstration gardens in the county and they would like to share it with you.

Classes will be held in the backyard of the Taney County Extension Center at 122 Felkins Avenue in Forsyth just down for the Taney County judicial center. For further information call the Taney County University of Missouri Extension Center at 417-546-4431.