Oregon State University



Event Details

Free Garden Discovery Day

presented by OSU Master Gardeners

Saturday, March 2, 2013 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

We offer this free event to help you jump start spring gardening as the weather warms and days get longer.

This event suits beginners and seasoned gardeners equally and classes provide practical, proven gardening solutions for our region.


Event Schedule:


10-Minute University™ Classes (25 minutes each)


  9:00   Early-Season Vegetables                                 9:00   Lawn Care  

  9:30   Raised Bed Gardening                                     9:30   Pruning Trees and Shrubs

10:00   An Introduction to Berries                             10:00   Spring Garden Maintenance

10:30   Pruning Fruit Trees                                        10:30   Staring Your Vegetable Garden

11:00   Mason Bees                                                    11:00   Edible Landscaping  

11:30   Gardening with Compost and Mulch             11:30   Managing Slugs and Snails                                                     


10-Minute University™ classes offer essential, reliable information in a concise format.

Participants take home a handout on each topic. For more information, visit


Soil Testing (9 – 11:30 am): We will test your soil pH and give advice on amendments.


Gardening Clinic (9 - noon): Master Gardeners answer all gardening questions.

Milwaukie Center
5440 SE Kellogg Creek Drive
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