Spring Into Gardening

Welcome to the 14th annual “Spring into Gardening 2020” conference hosted by Extension Kenosha and Racine Counties:

Date: Saturday, March 7th, 2020

Location: Union Grove High School, 3433 S Colony Avenue, Union Grove, WI 53182

Questions: Contact Extension Kenosha County at 262-857-1945 or Extension Racine County at 262-767-2929

Speakers Handout, Sessions Schedule and Rooms:

Key Note Speaker: Genetic Diversity and Plant Preservation PDF, Room: Performance Center


Session 1: 10.30 – 11.45 A.M.
A Landscape Design with Native Plants PDF Performance Center
B Vegetable diseases Room 154
C Promoting Pollinators PDF Room 146
D Trending Perennials Room 122
E Healthy Houseplants Room 150


Session 2: 12.45 P.M. – 2.00 P.M.
A Conifer Diseases Room 150
B Container Gardening Performance Center
C Top 5 fruits & berries PDF Room 146
D Landscape Design with Native Plants PDF Room 122

Top 2 invasive insects in fruit production

Fact Sheets: Spotted wing drosophilla

Brown marmorated Stink bug

Home Fruit Insecticides

Room 154


Session 3: 2.15 – 3.30 P.M.
A Best Trees & Shrubs for Landscape Room 150

Vegetable Variety Selection for Southeastern Wisconsin PDF

Vegetable Variety Selection Guide Resources

Room 154
C Great Monarch migration Room 146
D Gardening with Shady lady Performance Center
E Creating Prairie Gardens Room 122