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Your favorite TV shows may be on hiatus, but July is prime time for gardening.  
Summer in San Diego = Bumper Crops

Do you want to be among the happy San Diegans who reap bountiful summer veggies just steps from their kitchens? Here's helpful info on how to plant and harvest your own delicious warm-weather edibles
Ants in your plants? Or in your home?

Learn How to Control Ants the Healthy Way at this free program in Lakeside on July 22 and in
Valley Center on July 29:

No registration is required and there will be a free garden gift to the first 50 attendees.   
Our Community-Gardens Program advises and
educates the public on starting and maintaining
sustainable community gardens.
Are your veggies or flowers mysteriously disappearing? A single gopher moving down a garden row can inflict considerable damage in a very short time.

What is that black, sunken hole on the blossom end of my tomatoes and is it treatable?    

Do You Clean Your Hummingbird Feeder Regularly?

If not, you may be inadvertently harming (possibly fatally) your feathered friends, especially in these hot summer months.  
Calling All Future San Diego Master Gardeners!

The application process is now open for the 2018 Class.

Read the FAQs here:

Miss a previous newsletter? Read them here.


Master Gardener Association of San Diego County supports the University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program of San Diego County.