MGFKC Newsletter

MGFKC Newsletter – The Foundation ConnectionKCMG Connection eNewsletter
Read all about what’s of interest in the July 2022 issue!

  • Shorewood HS Farmers Market: A Grand Finale by MG Judy Broom
  • Master Gardener Program Leadership Changes by the Program Leadership Team
  • 2022 Master Gardener Fall Plant Sale & Speakers
  • Registration Open for BDG Series 3, Workshops Begin in July
  • Managing Heat Stress in Your Summer Garden by MG Bruce Bennett
  • 30 Bags of Soil Products Donated to Bellevue Demonstration Garden by MG Bruce Caredio
  • Cultivate (More) Knowledge: Stealth, Thy Name is Rabbit, Heads UP! June 2019
  • West Seattle Garden Tour Returns
  • Entering hours in GivePulse
  • Extend Your Resources: Watering Lawns in Washington to Save Water, Save Money and Have a Healthy, Green Lawn
  • Miller Library: Grow
  • More education with BDG Workshops, Bellevue Botanical Garden and the WSU Adult Ed Conference


This newsletter is sent monthly to King County Master Gardeners. Look for it in your email. Miss a past issue? Find it here.

Online Education Series

The Master Gardeners of King County will launch their 2022 gardening classes and workshops in January 2022. Whether you’re a beginning gardener or a veteran of many seasons, you’re sure to find a class of interest.

BDG Workshops.
Bellevue Demo Garden Workshops
Series 3 Workshops are on Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., July to mid-October. The workshops cover a wide variety of gardening: vegetables, composting, specific plant varieties, garden pests, efficient watering, and more. Series subscriptions available at a discount. There is a $5 fee for each individual workshop. Registration is required for the series or individual classes. See to register.

Growing Groceries logo
Classes are presented on the basics of gardening and information on specific plant families or garden problems. Classes have completed for 2022. See more information on the Growing Groceries web page.

Seeds for Thought

MGFWS Seeds for Thought

May 2022 Newsletter from the Master Gardener Foundation of Washington State

Read in this issue:

  • From the President: A Brief History of our MG Foundations by Don Enstrom, MGFWS President
  • WSU MG Program Update by Jennifer Marquis, Statewide Program Leader
  • 2022 MG Advanced Ed Conference Update by Melody Westmoreland, Conference Chair, Yakima County MG
  • Nominees Wanted: Awards Committee MGFWS
  • Give Old Trees New Life – Create a Snag by Skagit County MG Nancy K. Crowell
  • Creating a Meadow Garden by Mason County MG Barbara Faurot

Back issues available on the State Foundation website:

Heads UP!

2021 Fall Heads Up! Diagnostics Lab Newsletter

Newsletter of the Master Gardener King County Diagnostic Lab


Read in the Fall 2021 issue:

  • End of Season Contemplations
  • Record Breaking Weather
  • Attack of Bay Laurel Psyllids
  • Sunburns, Scorches and Scalds
  • Consider Cover Crops
  • Iris-A Rainbow of Rhizomes
  • The Sawfly Exceptions
  • Useful Web Resources
  • Nerd’s Corner: Scat, Cat!
  • Twigga Mortis: Sun damage
  • Frankensquash

This newsletter is sent to Master Gardeners in King County during the active garden months from March to October. Look for the current issue in your email.

Miss a past issue? Find it here.

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