september 2022

sat17sep10:00 am12:00 pmManaging Soils in the GardenSue Ryburn: OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteer10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Details

Pre-registration is no longer required for attendance.

Learn about techniques to care for your garden soil by understanding key characteristics of soil, the importance of soil pH, ways to avoid soil compaction, creating your own garden mulch, using arbor chips to cover the soil, ordering a soil test and more. The in-class portion will be followed by a short 5-minute walk to the WCMGA Education Garden where some soil management techniques, and a hands-on demonstration of taking soil samples in order to test your soil are demonstrated.

* Class Approved for 1 hour of MG Education Credit

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Time

saturday september 17 10:00am - saturday september 17 12:00pm

Location

PCC Rock Creek, WCMGA Education Garden. Park in Lot E

17705 NW Springville Rd, Portland, OR 97229