UNHCE Master Gardener Newsletter


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Master Gardener News
February 12, 2014

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It’s All About the Plants 162.jpgWelcome Spring Symposium

Saturday, March 22, SHNU, Hooksett

NHMGA needs donations to support the silent auction during the symposium. If you would like to donate a gardening-related item or need more information,contact Cathy Winkowski via email:

blueskycw or by calling 978-388-5870.

Master Gardener craft vendors – here is your opportunity to show and sell your creations. Contact Donna Miller, donna this week if you would like to rent a space during the symposium. Very limited space still available!

Events and happenings:

Volunteer opportunities – For information and to register for these opportunities, visit our web site by clicking here:

  • UNH Greenhouse Open House, Durham, Friday and Saturday, March 28-29 – work at the MG booth or do a presentation.
  • Blueberry Pruning at Blueberry Hill Farm, Henniker, Saturday, April 12.
  • Tree Seedling Harvest – State Forest Nursery, Boscawen, April 8, 10, 15, 17, 9:00 – 4:00.
  • Pruning Workshop, Garden Clean-up and House and Gardens Tour: Frank Lloyd Wright Zimmerman House, Manchester, Friday, April 25 Friday, April 25, 9:00-2:00PM.

Special Request:

Cooperative Extension is planning 3 pruning workshops for homeowners in Merrimack, Hillsborough, and Sullivan Counties in April and May. We need help finding 2-3 sites each in Hillsborough and Sullivan Counties. Read more here.

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We appreciate and welcome your comments and suggestions.Regards,

Marcy Stanton

UNHCE Master Gardener Coordinator

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity educator and employer. UNH, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture and New Hampshire counties cooperating.

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