Posted by: Patricia Hysong | January 13, 2015

Laramie Happenings

Native Plants in the Landscape – from seeds to the garden

January 14, 6:30-8:00 pm, Albany County Fairgrounds, Extension Meeting Room, Laramie

Session discussion will cover collecting native seeds, getting a jump on the gardening season by starting plants from seeds indoors and growing these native herbaceous perennials in the landscape.  Subjects and plants covered will vary according to the interests of those attending the session.   This is part of a horticulture information series starting in January 2015.  The series is free to attend. Please RSVP to ensure we have enough seats available.   For more information or to RSVP, contact Kellie Chichester at 307-721-2571 or kelliec@uwyo.edu.

Cattle Health Seminar

January 21, 5:30 pm, Albany County Fairgrounds, Extension Meeting Room, Laramie      

Topics to be covered include: Problem solving approaches to cattle diseases, diagnostics, respiratory, pinkeye, Spring deworming and long acting parasite control. This seminar is sponsored by Merial, Newport Laboratories and Albany County Extension.  Dinner provided, please RSVP by January 16, 2015. For more information or to RSVP, contact Kellie Chichester at 307-721-2571 or kelliec@uwyo.edu.

Water Conservation in Plants and Gardens

January 27, 7:00 pm, United Presbyterian Church, 215 South 11th, Laramie 

Water bill looking scary?  Join Chris Hilgert, Wyoming Master Gardener Program Coordinator, to find out how you can make every last drop count.  A Laramie Garden Club meeting will follow.

Bees-Honey and Native

January 28, 6:30-8:00 pm  Albany County Fairgrounds, Extension Meeting Room, Laramie

Are you interested in “saving the bees”? Beekeeper and Master Gardener, Rene Sollars will talk about getting started with honey bees as well as promoting native bees. There will be beekeeping equipment on hand for viewing and questions as well as information about promoting native bees in our landscape. Part of a horticulture information series starting in January 2015.  The series is free to attend. Please RSVP to ensure we have enough seats available.   For more information or to RSVP, contact Kellie Chichester at 307-721-2571 or kelliec@uwyo.edu.

More events at http://www.uwyo.edu/barnbackyard/events/index.html

This information is provided courtesy of the Wyoming AgrAbility Project. For more information, visit our website or call toll-free at 866-395-4986.

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