Join Monongalia County Master Gardeners!
- Master Gardener Class begins Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Free Woodland Tree Farm Tour and Workshop (Tucker County, WV)
Saturday, July 19th from 10 am-2 pm*
Jim & Jeff Kochenderfer will lead the tour and demonstrate techniques used to increase and maintain the amount of desirable tree species in your woodlands. Tree plantings, crop tree release, access road development; and wildlife habitat management will also be discussed. Forester (Category-1) & Pesticide-Herbicide Applicators CFEs are being offered.
A free lunch will be provided and everyone is welcome to attend! The walking tour will cover generally flat ground with a few relatively steep sections, so it is recommended to wear sturdy walking shoes. To RSVP for this tour, please contact Dan Magill at the WVU Appalachian Hardwood Center by calling 304 293-9419 or by e-mailing: firstname.lastname@example.org Sponsored by the WV WOA, WVU AHC & Extension, WV Tree Farm Program, & WVFA. Registration is free and starts at 9:30 am.
Monongalia County Health Department Mosquito Management
The MCHD wants you to help control mosquito populations in and around your landscape this season. Do your part to control the spread of diseases like West Nile Virus and LaCrosse Encephalitis.
Click HERE for control sheet
Beginner’s Beekeeping Course
Will be held at the WVU-Monongalia County Extension Office. The class will be open to all ages.
A fee of $15.00 per family covers book and materials. This course will be held on Saturdays in April from 10:00 am to 1p.m. Please pre-register/more information call Mark Becilla 304-296-4158 or Paul Cappas 304-291-0608.