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Victory Garden Reinvented! Webinar Series

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  • Dates: May 5, 2020 - June 16, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Tuesday
  • Location: Virtual
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Shelter-in-place is a new concept for most of us, and as we spend more time confined to our homes, many people are finding that time outdoors in the garden relieves stress and provides needed exercise. And as a bonus, delicious vegetables and fruits can be grown and harvested at a reduced cost. Join us for the Victory Garden Reinvented! Webinar Series to learn up-to-date, research-based information on best practices for growing vegetables.

(12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET)

  • Tue., Apr. 14, 2020
  • Tue., Apr. 21, 2020
  • Tue., Apr. 28, 2020
  • Tue., May 5, 2020
  • Tue., May 12, 2020
  • Tue., May 19, 2020
  • Tue., May 26, 2020
  • Tue., Jun. 2, 2020
  • Tue., Jun. 9, 2020
  • Tue., Jun. 16, 2020

Webinar Access
The link to access the webinar is provided immediately upon completion of registration in your registration confirmation email.

The Penn State Extension Master Gardener Program is taking a fresh look at Victory Gardening during the current pandemic. Extension educators and Master Gardeners will be providing up-to-date, research-based information on best practices for growing vegetables in containers, raised beds, and in-ground beds. This eight-week webinar series will be held on Tuesdays, beginning April 14 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

The webinars are free to attend, but you will need to register online to receive the links for the live webinars. The sessions will be recorded and will be available on the Penn State Extension website.

Topics to Be Covered

  • Seed starting
  • Site selection
  • Soils
  • Mulching
  • Integrated pest management
  • Weeds
  • Succession planting
  • Cultural requirements and pest problems for specific vegetables and fruits