Extension Service

Extension Agent Lance Ellis
4-H Program Coordinator Dana Miller

 

Cereal School is Feb. 4, 2016. Click here for more information

Registration is open for the 2016 Master Gardener Program. Sponsored by the University of Idaho Extension Service, classes run from late January until the second week of May. The program offers a minimum of 36 hours of instruction on topics including tree fruits, soils, composting, pruning and grafting and landscape design. A fee covers the cost of the manual and reference materials. Participants who complete the program and receive certification are reimbursed a portion of the fee. Classes are held from 6-9 p.m. at the Fremont County Annex in St. Anthony. For more information or to sign up, call 208-624-3102, or e-mail ellis@uidaho.edu.
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To reserve use of the arena at the County Fairgrounds in St. Anthony, contact Dan Quayle, 208-390-8060.

 

4-H

Weekly Gardening Articles

April 15, 2015 - Planning Your Garden & Learning from Past Problems
April 22, 2015 - Proper Planting Methods, Timing & Garden Prep
April 30, 2015 - Tips for Owning and Managing a Backyard Greenhouse
May 6, 2015 - Best Management Practices for Irrigation
May 13, 2015 - Current "To Do" Tasks in the Garden
June 4, 2015 - Wet Weather Creates Perfect Environment for Fireblight
June 16, 2015 - Using Mulch Effectively
June 24, 2015 - Best Management Practices for Your Yard and Landscape
July 1, 2015 - Using Common Sense When Dealing With Garden Pests
July 9, 2015 - Growing Summer and Winter Squash in Your Garden
July 15, 2015 - Thatch in Your Lawn
July 23, 2015 - Salsa Gardening
July 30, 2015 - Home-grown Raspberry Production
Aug. 6, 2015 - Using Principles of Organic Gardening in the Home Garden
Aug. 13, 2015 - Understanding Your Trees
Aug. 20, 2015 - Gardening with Rocks
Aug. 27, 2015 - Growing a Good Windbreak
Sept. 3, 2015 - Aerating, Topdressing, and Common Problems of Your Lawn
Sept. 10, 2015 - Hobo Spiders
Sept. 17, 2015 - Fruit Tree Varieties for our Area
Sept. 24, 2015 - Fall is in the Air
Sept. 30, 2015 - Prepping the Yard for Fall and Winter