Gardening | Salt Lake County Extension


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    Utah State University Extension educates the public on the science and art of horticulture. Informal, not-for-credit classes are offered periodically on various gardening topics, such as soil preparation, fruit tree pruning and starting seeds indoors.

    Yard and Garden Resources
    Fact sheets written by USU Extension Experts to help you with all of your garden needs.

    Yard & Garden Resources
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    Have gardening questions? We've got answers! Email us:

    Gardening Help Desk
    Organic Forecast
    Blog - timely & interesting  information you can use!

    The Organic Forecast

    Master Gardener Program

    Master Gardener

    USU Extension Master Gardener Program develops a network of trained volunteers who can provide the Salt Lake community with unbiased, research-based horticultural education and technical assistance in gardening and home horticulture.

    Learn About The Master Gardener Program

    Yard & Garden Classes 

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    Check out classes and events held at the Conservation Garden Park. Many are taught by USU Extension experts. 


    Learn and teach about pollination through the PUPs (Protectors of Urban Pollinators) program!  PUPS follow the three P’s: PLANT, PROTECT, and PROMOTE.   Follow the link to download the PUPs curriculum.