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January 27, 2023 - Get Ready to Garden Again: Mini webinar series

Get Ready to Garden Again: Mini webinar seriesThe weather outside is frightful. So it is a great time for folks to be gardening inside or planning for the upcoming season. The Horticulture Program’s “Get Ready to Garden Again” webinar series will take your mind off of the chilly weather. This series of three FREE webinars are weekly February 8-22. 

These engaging mini-webinars are 20 minutes each followed by Q&A. Registration is required for each mini webinar…. attend only one or all three! This series is open to the public. All webinars will be recorded.
To register for any of these mini webinars, go to​

Indoor Plant Care During Winter   |   February 8, 12pm – 12:30pm
Presented by: Johanna Oosterwyk, DC Smith Greenhouse Manager, UW-Madison
Join us to learn how you can keep your indoor plants thriving through late winter. You will learn how to recognize common pests on indoor plants and management options. We will also discuss maintenance practices that you can use to minimize indoor plant problems and keep your plants growing healthy.

Rejuvenating Neglected Apple Trees   |   February 15, 12pm – 12:30pm
Presented by: Darrin Kimbler, Agriculture Educator, UW-Madison Division of Extension Iron County
Do you have old and overgrown apple trees that need some attention? Then make sure to join us to learn about how to properly prune these neglected apple trees to support fruit production and prevent diseases. We will discuss correct pruning techniques including timing and encouraging proper tree structure.

Planning for a Seed Saving Vegetable Garden   |   February 22, 12pm – 12:30pm
Presented by: Lisa Johnson, Horticulture Outreach Specialist, UW-Madison Division of Extension Dane County
Saving seeds is a great way to keep your favorite garden vegetables for next year, but there are some things you need to know before you plant. You will learn about the different plant life cycles, preventing cross pollination, and which crops are the best for home gardeners to grow for seed saving.

This mini-webinar series is hosted by UW-Madison, Division of Extension, Horticulture. For upcoming events and learning opportunities go to:


Garden & Landscape Expo:  February 10, 12pm – February 12, 4pm