Autumn Break

Sorry…. I know posts here have been spotty recently. My apologies. I’m having some (thankfully non-Covid) medical issues and will be taking a break for about three weeks. If you have Facebook access, one of our other editors will be monitoring and posting...

Conflagration resources

In case you’ve noticed, there are about a zillion resources being posted. I looked at all I could find, and consolidated everything that seemed relevant and not redundant. The same document is available in Word  and in PDF. depending on which works best for you....

Helping after the fires

Release from Oregon Office of Emergency Management Posted on FlashAlert: September 13th, 2020 5:34 PM Salem, OR – September 13, 2020 – State, federal, county and tribal partners are fully engaged in response and recovery efforts for the more than 30 fires burning...

What to do? What to do?

It’s September already. In case you’re looking at the garden and feeling a little overwhelmed, here are OSU’s tips on what to do this month. My guess is that if you live here in the Valley, you can ignore all of the “if frost threatens”...

In case you were wondering…

as we have been, what’s happening with Master Gardener training for 2021 – Here’s the answer. It’s going to be a very different year, just like 2020, Well, hopefully not quite like 2020, but certainly not what we’re all accustomed to. And...

Brainteaser?

Here’s a little challenge for you. True confession: I had to look up some of the answers.  Drop me an email: webmastermcmga@gmail.com and I’ll send you a copy with the answers. Have fun. (No, I didn’t make this up myself.) Garden Quiz – No...