Spring Gardening Webinar Series

Boy transplanting seedling

Grow your gardening knowledge. Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Extension Service agent Casey Matney will teach a series of 11 gardening webinars to help get your garden ready for this year.

The free classes will be held online via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, from March 19 to May 28.

Topics include seed starting, soil testing, raised beds, planting potatoes, hardening off seedlings and transplanting them, as well as composting.

Matney is the agriculture and horticulture extension agent for the Kenai Peninsula. He can be reached at camatney@alaska.edu and 907-262-3443.


Pick one webinar or register for them all.  Click on each Zoom link to register.

The videos will be available to those who have preregistered for the class. 

Date Title Registration Link

March 19

Seed Starting from Scratch  Zoom Link

March 26

Large Seed Starts: Corn, Pumpkins and Potting Soil Zoom Link

April 2

Soil Testing and Interpretation for Garden and Farms Zoom Link
April 9 Working with Fertilizers and Compost Zoom Link
April 16 Warming Things up with Plastic, Glass and Plastic Mulch Zoom Link
April 23 Raised Rows, Raised Beds, and How to Make Them Zoom Link
April 30 Herb Gardening: Inside and Out Zoom Link
May 7 Seeding Directly into the Garden Zoom Link
May 14 Planting Potatoes Zoom Link
May 21 Hardening Plants and Transplanting into the Garden Zoom Link
May 28 Composting: No Time to Waste Zoom Link