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Zoom: How to Grow a Successful Winter Garden
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Contact: UC Master Gardeners-Contra Costa: ccmg@ucanr.edu
Sponsor: UC Master Gardener Program of Contra Costa
Details:
NEW: Now a Facebook Live event! Join at Co-host Contra Costa County Library's Facebook page.
 
Webinar Course Description
 
Join Master Gardener Terry Lippert to learn how to successfully grow winter vegetable crops in Contra Costa County. Discover which vegetable crops grow well in our winter months, when to plant them, and how to solve their common pest problems. Find out why it’s important to fill your vegetable beds over the winter months, and how winter-time cover crops improve soil health and fertility—so you’ll have even greater success for your next summer's vegetable garden.
 
Speaker Bio

Terry Lippert became a UC Master Gardener in 2010 after retiring from her career as a corporate attorney.  Since becoming a  Master Gardener, Terry has been an active member earning her Platinum badge for 2500 volunteer hours plus an additional 700 volunteers hours. Terry has grown vegetables and fruit year-round in the Bay Area for over twenty-five years, and regularly creates and presents programs on growing edibles for the Master Gardeners Speakers Bureau and Growing Gardeners Program. Terry previously served as Coordinator for Contra Costa County’s Master Gardener Help Desk, and continues to spend at least one day each week answering Help Desk questions.