University of Maryland Extension

Howard County Grow It Eat It Classes and Events

All in-person Howard County Master Gardener GIEI activities and presentations are currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  We look forward to being back in the community as soon as possible. We are currently exploring on-line presentation offerings. Check back for updates. 

In the interim, please use the online resources and references at for more information on vegetable gardening at home.

Upcoming virtual presentations

Summer Vegetable Gardening
Spring vegetable gardens will soon be harvested and summer vegetable gardens can begin.  This talk discusses how to prepare for a summer vegetable garden including suggestions for determining how and when to plant.  There is also a discussion of which vegetables are best for growing in the summer for a successful and tasty summer harvest. 
Date: May 11, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM
Sponsor: Glenwood Library

The direct link to register online is:

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