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Vegetable Gardening Series: Seed Starting

January 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST


If you are a new gardener, or just looking for some tips on starting seeds, this lecture will cover it. We will talk about purchasing and storing seeds, seed-starting media, planting, lights, fertilizer and more!

You will get an electronic copy of a handout on optimal soil temperatures for the germination of many crops. (Speaker Lisa Johnson)

The Green Thumb Gardening class series will give you the practical knowledge to keep your home garden thriving! Dane County Extension educators and local horticulture experts will provide in depth and accessible information for everyone from the novice to the experienced gardener. Register for the complete class series at a discounted price ($90.00) or individual classes ($12.00) according to your interests. 

The Winter Vegetable series is Mondays 6:00pm – 8:00pm: covering Seed Starting, Cover Crops and more!

  • January 10: Seed Starting
  • January 24: Intro to Vegetable Garden Crops and Specialized Gardening Techniques
  • January 31: Vegetable Garden Planning and Organic Techniques
  • February 7: Vegetable Diseases
  • February 21: Composting Techniques for the Vegetable Garden
  • February 28: Cover Crops
  • March 7: Weed Management in Vegetable Gardens
  • March 14: Vegetable Insects
  • March 21: Seed Saving and Harvesting/Storage

Cost: $12 per class or $90.00 for 9-class package.

Registration Required


January 10
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST
Event Category:


Virtual via Zoom


Dane County Horticulture Extension