SPRING SEMINARS

Seminars are free unless otherwise noted.

Time Topic Description Instructor

Saturday
February 24
10 am
Fruit Tree
Propagation
Workshop
How to propagate
apple tree. Bring
own scion wood
or select varieties.
Pre-register
and pay $15
for 5 root stock
and materials.

Sunday
February 25
10 am - 11:30 am
Companion Planting
Workshop
Natural way to grow
food. Less pests and
weeds; increased
food production.
Mr. Organic
(Dave Friend)
Pre-Register
$20 Fee

Saturday
March 3
10 am
Basic Fruit
Tree
Pruning
Demo of the
basic pruning
of fruit trees
and small fruits.
Bernie Dinter

Saturday
March 3
10 am - 3 pm
Master Gardener
Clinic
Questions
answered on your
garden questions.
Cowichan Valley
Master Gardeners

Saturday
March 10
10 am - 2 pm
Meet Halls
Greenhouse Rep.
Brian will
answer your questions
on Halls
greenhouses.
Brian Russell
Halls Greenhouses

Saturday
March 10
10 am
Pond Installation
and Care
Technical
explanations on
how to install
and maintain a
garden pond.
Scott Stevenson
Van Isle Water
Services

Saturday
March 10
1 p.m.
Mason Bees
in the Garden
Learn about mason
and other bees.
Steve
Busy Bee Creations

Saturday
March 17
10 am - 3 pm
Master Gardener
Clinic
Questions
answered on your
garden questions.
Cowichan Valley
Master Gardeners

Saturday
March 24
Set up by 9:20 am
Starts 9:30 SHARP
Perennial Exchange Exchange perennial
roots with other
gardeners. Get free
plants in trade.
Staff of
Dinter's

Saturday
March 24
10 a.m.
Grow Food Tips to maximize
food production
year round.
Nora Arajs
Edible Garden
Designer

Saturday
March 31
10 am - 3 pm
Master Gardener
Clinic
Questions
answered on your
garden questions.
Cowichan Valley
Master Gardeners

Saturday
April 7
10 am - 3 pm
Master Gardener
Clinic
Questions
answered on your
garden questions.
Cowichan Valley
Master Gardeners

Saturday
April 21
10 am - 3 pm
Master Gardener
Clinic
Questions
answered on your
garden questions.
Cowichan Valley
Master Gardeners

If you have suggestions for seminar topics for Spring 2018, please email Bernie at

Waterfall outside Dinter Nursery