Master gardeners to share hands-on knowledge

Learn tips and techniques from Alaska master gardeners during a March 12 class in Juneau.

Through hands-on activities, experienced gardeners will share techniques for planning and starting a vegetable garden, growing vegetables inside your home or greenhouse, and starting seeds.

The class, hosted by the Southeast Master Gardeners Association and the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service, is free and open to the public. It’s from 9 a.m. to noon on March 12 at the Zach Gordon Youth Center.

For more information about the class or other gardening resources, including information about choosing appropriate plant varieties to grow in Southeast Alaska, call the Juneau Extension office at 523-3280 or visit at 450 Whittier St., Suite 128.

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