UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County
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UCCE Master Gardeners of Orange County

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1 podcast icon Listen Up: This Month In the Garden – April 2019
March Showers bring April Flowers! No? Tell that to the Poppy Super Bloom 2019! On a local scale, you too may have your own flower explosion thanks to all the rainfall we've experienced in Southern California this year so far. Welcome to the monthly...

BOOTH-Green-Scene Join Us At GREEN SCENE
Plant and Garden EXPO. Visit our booth!

Herbs-Culinary- Save The Date For Growing Culinary Herbs Workshop
Fresh herbs can make the difference between good food and a great meal. Join OC Master Gardeners in this fun presentation on selecting, growing and enjoying fresh herbs from your garden.

Small-Space-Gardening- Consider Joining Us For Small Space Gardening Workshop
No space to garden? You'll be amazed at what you can grow in even the smallest spaces. Create a year round, no fuss vegetable or herb garden or a place to grow your favorite flowers.

KUCI-Tomato Did You Know About In the Garden on KUCI 88.9 FM?
Every Thursday, a UCCE Master Gardener will interview a guest about a topic of interest to Orange County home gardeners. The first broadcast of every month provides the listener with a To Do list, addressing “What to do in the garden this...

Beekeeping- Join Us For the Exploring Beekeeping Workshop
Interested in keeping honey bees but not sure where to start? After taking this course, you will be able to make a well-informed decision about keeping bees in your backyard.

7 podcast1 Join Us For "Disneyland: Behind Scenes of the Horticulture Department" On In The Garden Radio
A double feature! To a gardener, their garden is the happiest place on earth. To the world in general, Disneyland is the “Happiest Place on Earth”. Put the two together and you have a gardener's dream! This week on In the Garden with UC...

6 podcast2 Listen To “Spring Vegetable Planting – Pt. 1” On In The Garden Radio
Yesterday was the first day of Spring. This week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, we bring you another show hosted by former KUCI Staff Host and Master Gardener Mark Fierle. Mark will be bringing you Part One of “Spring Vegetable...

2019 0409 SCREC Class  Pickling Have You Heard About the Pickling Your Veggies Workshop Presented by UCCE Master Food Preservers
Everyday vegetables can be transformed into pickles using a combination of salt and acid, which halts spoilage, staves off bacteria and imparts big flavors and a crisp texture. Pickling is one of the most cost-effective ways to preserve food.

Tanaka Farms - Strawberries Have You Heard About It’s All About Strawberries?
Visit the MFP booth where STRAWBERRIES will be featured in all food items on display. Learn about the research-based preservation methods used make these foods.  

Series4-Pest-Disease-Harvest- Consider Joining Us At The Pest and Disease Control, Harvesting Workshop
Have the pests invaded your vegetable garden? Or is some strange disease appearing? Learn Integrated Pest Management techniques to protect plants from pests and disease.

2019-0328-Food-Safety Join Us For The Food Safety Lecture
Forgetting about food safety is a recipe for disaster. Did you know that one in six Americans could get sick from food poisoning this year alone?

5 podcast2 Have Your Heard “Warm Season Vegetable Gardens” On In The Garden Radio
This week on In the Garden with UC Master Gardeners, we bring you a show originally aired March 26, 2015 when UCCE Master Gardener and then KUCI staff host Mark Fierle spoke with fellow Master Gardener Gerry Cibalis on the scrumptious topic of...

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