Get ideas for your own home garden at Master Gardener tour

Jenn Fisher

Jenn Fisher

Commercial horticulture program coordinator at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
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As we go through our increasingly hectic lives, we often forget to pause throughout the day, enjoy our beautiful landscapes and reap the benefits of edible gardens. I don’t have space to create a garden, but I incorporate house plants and herbs into my humble abode to enjoy what nature has to offer. By incorporating…

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Nevada Network Conference to Address Evacuation Planning

Ed Smith

Ed Smith

Natural Resources Specialist at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Expertise: Ed Smith works with property owners, fire departments and land management agencies to reduce wildfire threat to Nevada's wildland-urban interface communities. He serves as co-manager of the Living With Fire and is responsible for the technical aspects of the program.

Programs: Living With Fire, Community Wildfire Protection Plans, Mulch Combustibility, Be Ember Aware, Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities, Ember House Youth Activity
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On March 27 at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, the Nevada Network of Fire Adapted Communities, aka The Network, will host their third annual conference. The Network is an organization dedicated to helping Nevada communities reduce their wildfire threat. They have selected “safe and effective evacuation” as this year’s conference theme. This conference…

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Cooperative Extension offers classes for landscapers, nursery workers

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Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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For immediate release: Jan. 14, 2016   Cooperative Extension offers classes for landscapers, nursery workers Series of classes teach sustainable horticulture to local professionals   RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, in collaboration with the Nevada Department of Agriculture, will offer a series of eight classes for those in the green industry beginning…

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2015 Gardening in Nevada: The Bartley Ranch Series

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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All classes will be held Tuesdays from 6-8 p.m. at Bartley Ranch Regional Park in Reno.  February 3rd: Selecting and Caring for Fruit Trees— Michael Janik, Certified Arborist and Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, grows over 100 varieties of apples, stone fruits and small fruits right here in northern Nevada. He will discuss proper selection,…

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Moana Nursery Hosts High Desert Iris Society Plant Sale Saturday, August 3

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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SUBMITTED RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July  25, 2013 CONTACT: Christie Gescheider, 775-825-0602×111 christieg@moananursery.com August 3: Iris Sale Sponsored by the High Desert Iris Society Inside Moana Nursery at 1100 W. Moana Lane Hours: 9 am – 5 pm A great selection of unique & award-winning iris will be available for purchase. Iris are easy to…

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Moana Nursery Releases May Seminar Schedule

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 29, 2013 CONTACT: Christie Gescheider, 775-825-0602×111 christieg@moananursery.com   MOANA NURSERY MAY, 2013 SEMINARS May 4: Good Bugs, Bad Bugs- Yes, there are good bugs and they are your garden’s friends — the trick is knowing what they do and how to identify them.  You’ll also learn how to identify the bad bugs…

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Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2013: Efficient Irrigation for the Home Vegetable Garden

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2013: Efficient Irrigation for the Home Vegetable Garden from University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

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Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2013: Insects & Other Garden Pests

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2013: Insects & Other Garden Pests from University of Nevada Cooperative Extension

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University offers educational programs, demos on campus for Earth Week, April 15-19

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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For immediate release: April 5, 2013 University offers educational programs, demos on campus for Earth Week, April 15-19 Themed days filled with educational displays, interactive exhibits, student presentations and films; celebrate the Earth all week at the University RENO, Nev. – The northern Nevada community can celebrate and learn about options for more sustainable living…

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“Grow Your Own, Nevada!” classes return in April

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Ashley Andrews

Horticulture Communications Assistant at University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Washoe County
Expertise: Community Outreach, Content Curation, Content Marketing, Editing, Event Planning/Management, Marketing, Newsletters, Newspaper Articles, Press Releases, Public Speaking, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Networking, Storytelling, Survey Design, Web Content, WordPress, Writing

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PRESS RELEASE: March 27, 2013  “Grow Your Own, Nevada!” classes return in April Eight back-to-basics courses for great harvests available in 12 cities  The average carrot travels over 1,800 miles to get to our dinner plate. Processing and shipment of food accounts for 93 percent of our food cost. The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension…

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