Posts Tagged ‘Master Gardener’

Seed Exchange

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Little Free Seed Library March 2014

Little Free Seed Library Kickoff Event

Seed Exchange & Ask a Master Gardener

Saturday, March 1, 2104

Drop-in 11:00am – 1:00PM

(snow date- Sunday, March 2, 2014)

23 Pleasant St, Brunswick         www.curtislibrary.com

 

  • Donate seeds (if you have them)

  • Take seeds home!

  • Ask a Master Gardener for advice!

  • Learn about sowing seeds & starting plants!

Sponsors: Community Health Information Partnership, Cornerstones of Science, 
and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension

 

 

Growing Your Own Fruit Trees

Thursday, January 24th, 2013
Do you want to grow fruit trees, but don’t know where to begin? Join Master Gardener Joel Leak as he provides basic information on how to grow apples, pears and stone fruits (including peaches, plums, nectarines, apricots and cherries). He will discuss varieties, planting, pollination, insect pests, diseases and pruning. Joel has been gardening for 40 years and started with a small vegetable garden when he was young .He graduated from the Cumberland County Master Gardener program in 2001.~ He has over 40 fruit trees, 10 grape vines, many berry bushes, and a large vegetable garden.
Wednesday, 3/13, 6:00-9:00pm, $10 at Gorham Middle School
To register or for more information, please contact:
Peach tree

Photo by David Merritt

 
Gorham Adult Education
106 Weeks Road, Gorham, ME 04038
(207) 222-1126