2016 Winter KY Hort News
Keep up to date on Kentucky horticulture with the State Horticulture Newsletter. In the winter edition, you’ll find feature articles such as:
- Winter Equipment Maintenance by Andrew Rideout, Henderson County Horticulture Agent
- Time to Control Fruit Diseases by Dennis Morgeson, Washington County Horticulture Agent
- Plan Your Spring Garden Now by Anthony R Tackett, Bourbon County Horticulture Agent
Upcoming Horticulture Classes
Countless workshops and seminars across the state are extending knowledge about Kentucky horticulture. The following are but a few upcoming Kentucky horticulture events:
February 24, 2016
Milkweeds for Monarchs
Kenton County Extension Office (Covington)
Oldham County Horticulture
Traci Missun, Oldham County Agriculture & Natural Resources Agent, and Michael Boice, Horticulture Assistant, work to spread horticultural knowledge in Oldham County, Kentucky. Accepting soil samples, identifying insects, and diagnosing plant behaviors are some of the ways they serve the community. The Oldham County Master Gardeners Association supports the extension agents and help teach Oldham Countians more about home horticulture.
Upcoming horticulture and agriculture events in Oldham County include:
Beeswax & Honey Bath/Body Products
Friday, February 12, 2016 8:00 PM
Free demonstration by Lauren Pulz of Single Barrel Soaps, an Oldham County small business. Sponsored by the Oldham County Beekeepers Association.
Master Gardener Classes Begin
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Contact the extension office for further information.
Spring Vegetable Gardening Workshop
Saturday, March 19, 2016 10:00 AM – noon
RSVP: (502) 222-9453