2011 Green Industry Training Class

Green Industry Training Class Schedule Class Location: TMWA ● 1355 Capital Boulevard in Reno, Nevada Class Date and Time: Classes are held every Tuesday and Wednesday in February from 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Date: Class Title: Instructor: Feb. 1 Practical Botany* Heidi Kratsch, Western Area Horticulture Specialist,University of Nevada Cooperative …

2012 Gardening in Nevada: The Bartley Ranch Series

Gardening in Nevada: The Bartley Ranch Series are free classes cosponsored by Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension. These classes are held yearly in February and March at Bartley Ranch (600 Bartley Ranch Rd.) in Reno. Taught by Certified Master Gardener volunteers and …

Become a Master Gardener

Here are the garden classes you have been waiting for! University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardener training will be offered September 7 through November 9, 2010. Classes will meet Monday and Tuesday mornings, 9:00 a.m. to noon, at the Carson City and Douglas County Cooperative Extension Offices. If you …

Nevada Division of Forestry Nursery

With spring comes the desire to plant. If you are planning on planting property with an acre or more, you may want to purchase your plants from the Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF) Nursery. Each year the NDF Washoe Nursery grows specialty plants for conservation purposes and makes them available …

NEVADA WILDFIRE AWARENESS WEEK MAY 1 – 8, 2010

The number of Nevada acres burned each year by wildfire has increased dramatically in recent decades. Wildfire has had significant impacts on Nevada’s environmental, economic and social well-being.  Most homes destroyed during wildfire are lost because of embers landing on something easily ignited on or near the home. Ember-ignited fires …