Organic methods for a learning garden online presentation

Farm Forum

BROOKINGS — Organic Methods for a Learning Garden, is the topic for this month’s SDSU Extension garden-based education webinar May 14 from 4 to 4:30 p.m. (CST)/ 3 to 3:30 p.m. (MST).

The program, presented by Mary Roduner, SDSU Extension Consumer Horticulture Field Specialist, will feature organic approaches for tackling insect pests.

To participate

Garden-based Education webinars are scheduled on the second Wednesday of each month. To participate in the Webinar, visit and click the link within the event posting. Participants are encouraged to log in within 15 minutes of the specified time, especially when participating for the first time.

School teachers, afterschool and summer garden program leaders and helpers are all encouraged to participate. This is the third season of SDSU Extension’s webinar programs targeting teaching garden educators.

Save the date for this upcoming session: June 11, 4 to 4:30 p.m. (CST): “Safety in the Garden,” presented by Chris Zdorovtsov, SDSU Extension Community Development Field Specialist.

If you would like to receive more information on trainings and grant opportunities related to youth gardening programs or to exchanging questions and ideas with others involved in similar projects, e-mail Chris Zdorovtsov at to be added to the SDSU Youth Gardening LISTSERV.