Master Gardener presentations begin May 13

The Dakota County Master Gardeners from the University of Minnesota Extension are presenting a series of talks on successful gardening May 13, June 10 and July 8 at 7 p.m. at the Church of St. Joseph, 13900 Biscayne Ave. W., Rosemount. The presentations are free and open to the public.

The presentation on May 13, “Tips for Planning a Successful Garden,” will include information on soil testing, composting, planning garden spaces, sun-loving vegetables and cool crops, planting time and soil temperatures, sun requirements, spacing, plant staking, watering and weeding.

Subsequent presentations will focus on maintaining a healthy garden and harvesting crops.

For more information, call 651-423-4402 or email at [email protected].