Master Gardener Program
Since 1981, the University of California Master Gardener Program has been extending UC research based information about home horticulture and pest management to the public.
The priorities of the UC Master Gardener Program in San Bernardino County are to help the gardening public:
- Practice sustainable landscaping (efficient irrigation, composting, etc.)
- Produce food in backyard, school, and community gardens
- Promote outdoor activities that improve physical, mental, and emotional health
“To extend research based knowledge and information on home horticulture to residents of San Bernardino County"
- UC Master Gardener Program of San Bernardino County Mission Statement
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Topics of Interest
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UCCE Master Gardener Program Mission Statement
Extend research based knowledge and information on home horticulture, pest management, and sustainable landscape practices to the residents of California and be guided by our core values and strategic initiatives.
January Gardening Chores
It's time to...
- Prune plum, pluot, apple, and pear trees 15-20%; cherries 10%; and peaches 50%.
- Mulch, water, and cover tender plants to protect from frost. Be sure to remove coverings during the day.
- Plant bare-root deciduous shrubs and trees.
- Plant seeds for cabbage, chard, broccoli, cauliflower, and spring lettuce in a cold frame or in the greenhouse.
- Cover crops like Fava beans can be planted if not planted earlier.