Upcoming Events

Check this out and circle these 2017 dates on your calendar now!!

Here are the activities and dates for gardening activities involving Black Hills area gardening clubs and master gardeners.

Gardening in the Bllack Hills classes began February 28. 2017. (More information and registration information under the Welcome tab.)


Black Hills Farmers Market...Master Gardeners will be at the market to answer questions Saturday mornings beginning the first Saturday in June.



15 Slow-Growing Seeds Smart Gardeners Start In March 

Some seeds must be started indoors in most parts of the country — otherwise their fruit may not come to maturity before fall frosts:

1. Basil

2. Broccoli

3. Cauliflower

4. Celery

5. Eggplant

6. Kohlrabi

7. Mint

8. Oregano

9. Peppers

10. Tomatoes

11. Cabbage

12. Cucumbers

13. Melons

14. Parsley

15. Squash (summer and winter, including zucchini)


more such survival gardening from Off the Grid News