Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “Preserving Your Harvest”

Class Date and Time: March 28, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Freezing, drying and canning your produce. Class Handouts: How to Prepare Fruits for Freezing How to Prepare Vegetables for Freezing Preserving Food: Drying …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “Saving Seeds From Your Garden”

Class Date and Time: March 21, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Using seed catalogs to plan for garden success. Class Handouts: A Guide for Farmers: Saving Your Own Vegetable Seeds A Seed Saving Guide …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “From Anise to Yarrow: Growing Herbs”

Class Date and Time: March 14, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Growing herbs. Class Handouts: Growing Herbs for the Home Gardener Growing Herbs in the Home Garden Copy of Class Presentation: Grow Your Own, …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “Training and Pruning Fruit Trees”

Class Date and Time: March 7, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Using seed catalogs to plan for garden success. Class Handouts: Proper Pruning Techniques Pruning Fruit Trees Recommended Fruit Varieties and Rootstocks 2011 Fall …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “Edible Landscaping”

Class Date and Time: February 29, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Turn your landscape into an edible ecosystem! Class Handouts: Beneficial Herbs 1 of 2 Beneficial Herbs 2 of 2 Resources on Edible Landscaping …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “Raised Bed Gardening”

Class Date and Time: February 22, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Raised bed construction and use. Class Handouts: Soil solarization to control garden pests Related UNCE Publications: Raised Beds Can Make Gardening Easier Copy …

Grow Your Own Nevada! Spring 2012: “Greenhouse Growing”

Class Date and Time: February 15, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Growing plants in greenhouses, hoop houses and cold frames. Taught by Mark O’Farrell of Hungry Mother Organics Class Handouts: Season Extension Techniques for …

Grow Your Own, Nevada! Spring 2012: “What To Do With All Those Seed Catalogs”

Class Date and Time: February 8, 2012, 6-8 p.m. Class Locations: Carson City, Duck Valley, Elko, Ely, Eureka, Fallon, Hawthorne, Logandale, Pahrump, Tonopah, Winnemucca, Yerington Class Description: Using seed catalogs to plan for garden success. Class Handouts: Companion Planting Cool Season Crops Fertilizing Your Vegetable Garden Getting Started with a …