Upcoming Events

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

Black Hills Farmers Market...Master Gardeners will be at the market to answer questions Saturday mornings beginning the first Saturday in June.  New locations for the market within Rapid City have been talked about during recent months.  Keeping the market consumer-friendly is always helpful, according to a recent article.  



15 Slow-Growing Seeds Smart Gardeners Start In April 

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)


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