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10-Minute University™ Handouts

10-Minute University™


10-Minute University™ is the trademark of short classes on essential gardening information, taught by Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardeners. All presentations are free and each is accompanied by a handout. Handouts for these classes are available for viewing or printing in the upper left corner of this page.


Oregon City Farmers Market



Saturday Summer Market: May 3rd through October 25th. Weekly, 9am-2pm.

Parking lot of Clackamas County’s Public Services Building, 2051 Kaen Road, off Beavercreek Road.

Saturday Classes 10 Minute University begin at 10 am and last about 30 minutes.

To get the downloadable handout click here ... 10-Minute University™ Handouts

Look for the handout you want and need.


May 10

Planting an Edible Container (hands-on demo on how to put together an edible garden)

May 17

Growing Tomatoes to Maximize Quality and Production (variety selection, planting method, fertilizing, watering, support, pruning)

May 24

Growing Blueberries (variety, planting, summer care, pruning)

May 31

Kids Grow with OSU Master Gardeners -- Grow a Salad (Learn about soil types and plant your own salad)

June 7

Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden (types of plants that will provide habitat and food for pollinators, use of pesticides)

June 14

Lawn Care (types of lawns, best mowing height/frequency, summer water, how to renovate)  

June 21

Pruning Trees and Shrubs (why prune, types of cut, demo how to shape a messy branch)

June 28

Kids Grow with OSU Master Gardeners -- Plant's Life Cycle (Learn about germination and plant sunflowers)

July 5

Seed Saving (what can we save, when to collect, and steps for preparing and storing)

July 12

Advanced Vegetable Gardening (how to grow fall and winter crops, crop rotation, ways to extend the growing and harvesting season)

July 19

Garden Tool Care and Sharpening (review of basic care and demo of sharpening a shovel and a hand pruner)

July 26

Kids Grow with OSU Master Gardeners -- Pollinators-Who are they? (Learn what they do and how to help them)


Publications will be made available in accessible formats upon request. Please call 503-655-8631 for information.

If you have a physical disability that requires special considerations in order for you to attend amy event/activity, please notify the metro Master Gardener program at 503-655-8631 or send an email to jean.bremer@oregonstate.edu

Master Gardeners™ are trained volunteers, educated through OSU Extension Service to offer the local community Reliable, Relevant and Reachable gardening information and education opportunities.


Reliable: our gardening advice and education is science-based.
Relevant: customized information for your gardening situation.
Reachable: Call us on the phone, email us a question, or visit with us at markets or gardens in your community.


Click here for more information on becoming a Master Gardener: What does it take to be a Master Gardener Volunteer?

Oregon State University Extension Service offers educational programs, activities, and materials without discrimination based on age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran's status. Oregon State University Extension Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.





last updated on June 3, 2014