Upcoming Programs

Although tomatoes are an easy and popular vegetable to grow, they can be challenging due to problems of nutrient deficiencies, diseases, fungi or insects. Learn to assess the symptoms and make appropriate treatments. We’ll also cover good cultural practices to reduce or eliminate many problems next season.
Presenter: Janell Wehr, Horticulture Educator Extension Marathon County, online via Zoom.

This is a FREE program!

We are partnering with UWSP Continuing Education, the YMCA-The Landing, and the Marathon County Library-Wausau to offer more opportunities to participate.

Tuesday, August 11th, 10-11am: Register Here!

Monday, August 17, 10-11am: Register Here!

Thursday, August 20th, 6:30-7:30pm: Register Here! 

Please email questions to janell.wehr@wisc.edu

As the nightly temperatures turn cold, it is time to bring our plants inside for the season. The transition indoors can be very stressful on plants. In this interactive Zoom program, we will cover considerations to help reduce the stress, including light, fertilizer, pests, and watering.
Presenter: Janell Wehr, Horticulture Educator Extension Marathon County

This is a FREE program!

We are partnering with the YMCA-The Landing, and the Marathon County Library-Wausau, Mosinee, and Marathon City to offer more opportunities to participate.

Thursday September 10th 2:30-3:30PM: Register Here!

Monday September 14th 10-11AM: Register Here!

Monday September 14th  2-3PM: Register Here!

Wednesday September 16th 5-6PM: Register Here!

Prepare now for winter blooms! Now is the time when many gardeners are purchasing and planting spring flowering bulbs for early season color. You can enjoy tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, and crocus indoors as a winter flowering treat if you take steps now to prepare the bulbs. We’ll cover bulb selection, planting, cold treatment, and growing.
Class will be interactive in nature and held through Zoom, a web based meeting platform.
Presenter: Janell Wehr, Horticulture Educator Extension Marathon County

This is a FREE program!

We are partnering with Marathon County Libraries- Rothschild, Mosinee and Wausau to offer more opportunities to participate.

Thursday October 8th 2:30-3:30PM: Register Here!

Monday October 12th 2-3PM: Register Here!

Monday October 12th 6-7PM: Register Here!

In this interactive online program, we will hear the backstory of some of our favorite heirloom varieties, including a local favorite, the Beaver Dam pepper. After learning the cultural and economic significance these plants have served historically, we’ll discuss the differences between the terms heirloom, hybrid, open pollinated and GMO. Class will be conducted via Zoom.
Presenter: Janell Wehr, Horticulture Educator Extension Marathon County

This is a FREE program!

We are partnering with Marathon County Libraries- Rothschild, Mosinee and Wausau to offer more opportunities to participate.

Monday November 9th 2-3PM: Register Here!

Tuesday November 10th 6-7PM: Register Here!

Thursday November 12th 2:30-3:30: Register Here! 

 

 

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