spring 2016 gardening classes in 95960

Spring 2016 Classes

Solar Water Pumping March 12, 12:00pm-1:30pm Learn how to obtain an abundant supply of fresh flowing water using free solar energy. This class is ideal for off-grid folks who want to learn more about solar water pumping, new systems available and reducing the costs of pumping water. Class is free. Call to RSVP 615-1534 or email Kristina@solarcowboyz.com. Taught by Solar Cowboyz. Held in the back yard of Sweetland Garden Mercantile. Growing Green on the YUBA – hosted by SYRCL March 19, All Day This workshop will be an all-day event held at the Shady Creek Event Center. The day will be filled with various speakers that will focus on land use, water management and how to grow in a healthy way while protecting our watershed. Go to SYRCL.org for more info. Soil Fertility April 2 and April 16th, 10:00am-12:00pm Learn from the Organic Master, Amigo Bob on how to manage …

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winter sale at sweetland garden mercantile

Winter Sale

Enjoy 20% off L.E. Cooke Bare Root Fruit Trees and 30% off on last year’s select soils and amendments when you mention this ad! All L.E. Cooke Bare Root Trees EB Stone Planting Mix Dr Earth Rose and Garden Green All Soil Booster Diatomic 50/50 Black Owl Bio Char This sale runs 2/15-3/15 or until supplies run out. Hurry in!

Bare Root Fruits, Nuts and Landscape Trees

Bare-Root Trees Are Now In Stock

Sweetland Garden Supply has just received our bare root tree order from L.E. Cooke Company and the Felix Gillet Institute. They won’t last long!

About L.E. Cooke’s Bare-Root Trees

Based in Visalia, L.E. Cooke are growers an distributors of quality fruit, shade, flowering and dwarf trees, shrubs, berries, and grape vines. They offer “EZ PICK” varieties of many popular fruit trees. EZ-PICK fruit trees have been started in the nursery with a very low branching structure giving you a jump start at maintaining a tree to a size that is convenient for you. There is another benefit to smaller trees – they give you room for multiple varieties of your favorite tasting fruits. More on L.E. Cooke can be found at www.lecooke.com.

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big fall clearance

Big Fall Inventory Sale

September 24th through October 31st While Inventory Lasts. Help us clear out stock and take advantage of great deals… Too many items to list!!! Here are just a few: Trim Supplies 20% OFF Trim Machines 5% OFF Dry Amendments and Liquids 20-25% OFF Grow Pots 20-30% OFF Soils 10-40% OFF Nursery Plants 50% OFF and much, much more… Stop in today and SAVE BIG! Our Fall Hours are Monday – Saturday 9am to 5pm, Closed on Sunday.

tomato horn worm pest control

Controlling Pests Naturally

Most of us plant our gardens outside, right? There are bugs, rodents and fungi out there, so it is inevitable that we might see some aphids, mites, beetles, powdery mildew, botrytis, or rodent damage. How can we create a garden that has fewer problems?

Prevent Problems. Start early. Biological measures can drastically improve your chances of resisting pests and diseases and reduce a need later for adding pesticides or fungicides. There are many ways we can do this.

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