Our horticulture program provides educational training and technical assistance to our community. Our technical services include soil testing, disease diagnosis, and plant, weed, and insect identification.
What is Horticulture Extension?
The Scott County Extension Office Horticulture program provides educational training and technical assistance to our community. Our technical services include soil testing, disease diagnosis, and plant, weed, and insect identification. Cooperative Extension is the major provider of research-based information for consumers and horticulture businesses.
ID 128 Home Vegetable Gardening in Kentucky
Home Vegetable Gardening in Kentucky is packed with information, from planning a garden to storing vegetables (and everything in-between). A “must” for all Kentucky residential gardeners, this UK Extension publication covers production, as well as disease, insect, and weed management, for crops from asparagus to zuchinni!ID 128 Home Vegetable Gardening in Kentucky
Horticulture Events and Programs
Each year prospective gardeners need to fill out an application. Returning gardeners have the first window of registration (date) to have their choice of plots. New gardeners will have a second window of registration (date) to choose their garden plot.
How To Find Your Plot
To new gardeners, finding exactly where your plot is can be tricky. Click here to find out how.
Fall Garden Clean up
Come join us on the fourth Saturday In April each year for a garden enthusiast's dream. Plants, speakers, demonstrations, all things horticulture! Event is free of charge, although you maybe able to purchase plants, and garden necessities while there.
Every year in October! learn and participate in activities centered this precious resource - TREES!
Every fall, Master Gardeners host a plant swap. Find out how you can participate.
Summer Season - Mothers' Day through Labor Day
Applications for new booth due in March
Weekly gardening webinars hosted by the University of Kentucky Horticulture Agents.