Cover crops are an excellent management practice to reduce soil erosion, improve soil fertility, and suppress weeds. On Thursday, August 18 we will discuss how to use this valuable tool in your home vegetable garden.
Registration for the Fall, 2016 Boone County Purdue Master Gardener Intern Training is now open!
The gardening project introduces youth to vegetable gardening.You will learn about planning a vegetable garden, planting, fertilizing, different vegetable pests, harvesting, storage techniques and careers.
The 4-H lawn and garden tractor and equipment program provides youth with educational information that develops project skills (i.e., principles of engine operation, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, safe operation) and life skills (i.e., decision-making, using science and technology, developing communication skills). These fun-filled, hands-on learning experiences are provided under the direction of caring adults.