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Gardeners dig into plant science with Rutgers Extension

Lectures Cover Botany, Turf, Gardening, Composting

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Dig into the science of how things grow to improve your gardening knowledge with Rutgers’ 2021 Gardening Education Series, held Wednesdays February 3 – May 12, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Hone your skills through this series of online lectures given by the experts from Rutgers Cooperative Extension. Topics include botany, soils, entomology, plant pathology, composting, vegetable and fruit gardening, trees and shrubs, pruning and lawn care.

The program fee is $200 for the 17-week series and to register, email Dave Los at or call 973-285-8307.

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Morris County offers a range of programs and resources related to health, wellness, gardening, 4-H and agriculture.

Rutgers also offers course on becoming a Master Gardener or expert assistance via the Helpline.

Cooperating Agencies: Rutgers, The State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Boards of County Commissioners, Rutgers Cooperative Extension, a unit of New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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