2020 Adams County Extension Spring Vegetable Gardening Classes

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Adams County Extension Office

9755 Henderson Rd

Brighton, CO 80601

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The CSU Extension Office in Adams County, in partnership with Brighton Shares The Harvest, is offering classes this spring for people interested in backyard vegetable gardening. These classes will be held in the first floor meeting room at the Adams County Parks and Extension Building on the Adams County Fairgrounds, 9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton CO. Register for all three remainign classes for $25 or individual classes for $10 a piece. Need based scholarships are available. Contact Eric or Cassey at 303-637-8100 for more information or a physical registration form.

Seed Starting Feb. 8th-

This talk will cover what is needed to begin starting your garden plants from seed at home as well as how to successfully save seeds from your garden for next season. Learn the basics of seed biology and what seeds need to germinate and develop. Specific requirements for germinating 12 common garden plants will be discussed. Free seeds will be distributed by Brighton Shares The Harvest!

Pollinators March 14th-

Having a productive vegetable garden can involve more than just the vegetables. In this class, you’ll learn about attracting pollinators to your yard and creating pollinator habitats. In the second half of the class we’ll have a discussion on good irrigation practices for the backyard garden. Irrigation can have large impact on your garden, poorly irrigated vegetable plants will not produce well and may not have good flavor, so hitting the right balance between too much water and not enough is important.


Making and Using Compost April 11th-

Home compost is easy to make and is a great amendment for your garden soil. Come learn how the basics of composting and how to use the finished compost in your garden.


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Adams County Extension Office

9755 Henderson Rd

Brighton, CO 80601

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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