Washington County Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service
Master Gardeners Washington County, OK
Actual website link: (http://oces.okstate.edu/washington/mg )
Washington County Oklahoma Master Gardeners keep Extension Office hours from 9:00 a.m. to Noon, Mondays and Fridays from March 1 through September. They respond to email nearly every day of the year (click on address below). Response to local urban gardening questions is their focus.
Announcements about events and activities.
Washington County Master Gardeners county 2015 fair booth on September 3, 4 & 5 will focus on butterflies and the importance of providing habitat for their needs to help turnaround their decline. Children's activities will be available. Learn about the complete butterfly life cycle and its amazing metamorphosis. Come and see us at the Dewey Fairgrounds. Also, visit our demonstration gardens at the Extension Office.
Washington County Oklahoma Master Gardeners are again holding the Great Pumpkin Contest at the September 3-5 county fair, Dewey, Oklahoma. NO AGE LIMIT for entrants. Entries must be made on Tuesday, September 1 from Noon until 7:00 p.m. Judging is on Wednesday, September 2.
Fall webworms and bagworms are two different insect problems that impact trees. Both are currently prevalent in Washington County, OK.
Quick overview of coming presentations or activities within the community
e-Pest Alerts provide current information on pests that are active at the time and recommended actions to take. History is also provided to help predict what pests to expect during each season.
Pest and problems to watch for during June and July as well as interesting references to pictures and facts.
Provides a task list by month; information about local gardening concerns and similar information. Current Posting: Lawn tasks or needs during the winter months of November through February as well as interesting references to pictures and facts.
These links provide information to help you have more successful gardening experiences.
Weekly horticulture news articles are written by the Washington County Oklahoma Extension Director and printed in the Bartlesville Examiner Enterprise newspaper. More articles will be added weekly.