Monthly Archives: March 2022

OSU Garden Ecology Lab Blog

Did you know that Oregon State University has a research group focused on the ecology of gardens? Recent posts feature updates on their native plant studies, a brief tutorial on how to identify garden bees, and a great post about … Continue reading

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Gardening for Climate Change

For millions of Americans, gardening is much more than a hobby—it is a passion. Unfortunately, climate change is threatening the gardening experience across the country. Fortunately, there are actions that you can take to be part of the solution—even while … Continue reading

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Attract Pollinators

Links: Xerces.org Rareseeds.com (Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds)

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Gardening Grants Awarded to Strafford County Schools

The Strafford County Master Gardeners School Grant Committee is pleased to announce the following awards for grants for the spring of 2022. All three of them are for “repeat customers,” as these are not the first grants awarded to these … Continue reading

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Bedrock Gardens Volunteers

New Season for Volunteers With the arrival of March, plans for the garden are starting to take shape and we are very excited for the year ahead! To get us kicked off, we have scheduled a day for Spring Cleanup, … Continue reading

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Bird food

Do you love Chickadees? Read This! “And while fewer insects may seem like a good thing to some, Desiree Narango, a graduate student at the University of Delaware and lead author of the study, found that where there are more … Continue reading

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Dirt on Invasive Worms

Jumping Worms Are Here – What can we do to manage them in our yards and gardens? Learn how at Wakeman Town Farm! About this event If you always thought earthworms were beneficial in your garden, you may be surprised … Continue reading

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Invasive species

From NH Bugs: Did you know that February 28 – March 4 was National Invasive Species Awareness? National Invasive Species Awareness Week (NISAW) is an international event to raise awareness about invasive species, the threat that they pose, and what … Continue reading

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Gardening & Mental Health

Webinar Registration Link Healthy Garden, Healthy You Factsheet (PDF)

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