Have old seeds packets and wondering if the seeds are still viable to grow in the garden?
Many seeds will last for years if stored correctly in a cool, dry, indoor environment. Follow these simple steps to test your old seeds.
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Join UF/IFAS Extension for a 6-part webinar series on community gardening.
Presenters from across southwest Florida will share best practices on a variety of community garden management, sustainability, and horticulture topics.
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Join UF/IFAS Extension Southwest Community Garden Program to learn about school and community gardens this December!
The webinars take place on December 4th at 5pm and December 10th at 12pm. Each webinar will share tips and practices to develop ... READ MORE
As we approach the end of 2018, it is an excellent time for school and community gardens to request donations from seed companies. Many seed companies throughout the United States donate free seeds to support school and community gardens. Each ... READ MORE
Funding Opportunities for Youth Gardens, December 2018
Lowe’s Toolbox for Education- is a grant open to public/charter k-12 schools or non-profit parent groups at public/charter schools. The application period closes on February ... READ MORE
Looking for information on how to start a new community garden? UF/IFAS has great online resources to get you started. Also, don't forget to reach out to your local county Extension office, they can guide you towards local resources.
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