WELLS —  The University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners will offer a workshop on Garlic Growing from  6 to  7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm, 342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells.

Fall is the season to plant this versatile vegetable for harvest next summer. UMaine Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Allan Amioka will review several types of garlic, and how to prepare, plant, care for and harvest the bulbs.

Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands in the soil to plant at the All Seasons Garden. A $5 donation is requested at the event. 

For more information and directions to Wells Reserve, see https://www.wellsreserve.org/event/9-21-17-garlic-growing.

This event is part of the All Seasons Garden series brought to the Wells Reserve at Laudholm by UMaine Extension’s York County Master Gardener Volunteers.

As a trusted resource for 100 years, University of Maine Cooperative Extension has supported UMaine’s land and sea grant public education role by conducting community-driven, research-based programs in every Maine county.

UMaine Extension helps support, sustain and grow the food-based economy. It is the only entity in our state that touches every aspect of the Maine Food System, where policy, research, production, processing, commerce, nutrition, and food security and safety are integral and interrelated. It also conducts the most successful out-of-school youth educational program in Maine through 4-H.

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