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For Immediate Release
Pleasant Hill, CA (April 8, 2014): Did you miss the Tomato Plant Sale last Saturday? Well, don't despair! Our THIRD annual Great Tomato Plant Sale, is being held again this coming Saturday in two locations, including our West County Premiere! Lots of plants, lots of new varieties. See our dedicated page for all the details! Be sure to visit us this weekend!!
Advice to Grow By...Ask Us...wondering about the drought? Check out our new Drought Tips page! And, as always, the Contra Costa Master Gardener Help Desk is available to answer your gardening questions. The Help Desk is open year-round, Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to Noon. You can walk in, call, or email us for help!
Announcing the 2014-2015 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program. The opportunity to volunteer as a Master Gardener is available to all Contra Costa County residents. You must attend an orientation session before you can apply to the training program. Please visit the New Training Class, Fall-Winter 2014-2015 page for more information and to register for an orientation session.
We're really gearing up for the season now and will be at Farmers' Markets all over the county! Meanwhile, we've been busy scheduling lots of library talks for late winter and early spring. Come see us!
In other news, UC Cooperative Extension, our parent organization, is celebrating its Centennial in 2014! Happy 100 years, UCCE!!
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|Richmond 24th and Barrett Farmers' Market||4/18/2014|
|Diablo Valley Farmers' Market (WC-Shadelands)||4/19/2014|
|Ask A Master Gardener at Markham Arboretum||4/19/2014|
|Martinez Farmers' Market||4/20/2014|
|Our Garden / Edibles Container Gardening||4/23/2014|