Webinars for WI Gardeners

Event Information

Date: 

May 10th - 31st, 2022

Time: 

12:00pm

Cost: 

Free

Contact: 

Lisa Johnson

Phone: 

608-224-3715

Email: 

Johnson.lisa@countyofdane.com

SERIES 2:  MANAGING YOUR YARD AND GARDEN THROUGHOUT THE GROWING SEASON

Best Practices for Watering Yards and Gardens

image of woman watering plantsDate/Time: Tuesday, May 10, 12:00 p.m. 

Presented by: Lisa Johnson, Horticulture Outreach Specialist, UW-Madison Division of Extension

Description: Do you know that there is a right way and a wrong way to water your plants? Join us to learn about the water requirements for most plants, how proper watering practices can prevent plant diseases, and different ways to conserve water for your yards and gardens.

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Strategies for Identifying and Managing Insect Pests

An image of Japanese Beetles on a flowerDate/Time: Wednesday, May 18, 12:00 p.m. 

Presented by: PJ Liesch, Assistant Faculty Associate & Extension Entomologist. UW-Madison Department of Entomology

Description: Even though insects can cause damage to our plants, not all of them are bad! Learn how to look for signs of insects, why identification is required to know if an insect is beneficial or a pest, and what you can do about it! We will also talk about different control methods and options.

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Strategies for Identifying and Managing Plant Diseases

blossom end rot on tomatoesDate/Time: Tuesday, May 31, 12:00 p.m. 

Presented by: Amanda Gevens, Chair, Professor & Integrated Extension Specialist, UW-Madison Plant Pathology Department

Description: Plants can be affected by fungus, bacteria, viruses and other factors. Join us to learn about how to look for symptoms of plant disease and what you can do. We will also talk about different control methods and options.

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Event Location

Virtual Event