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Join the Alabama Extension Home Grounds team for the Urban Green: Back 2 Basics Wednesdays webinar series. This live online educational series provides basic gardening and landscaping training for individuals in limited space urban areas.

Tune in every other Wednesday

When: Every other Wednesday at 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. CT
Where: Zoom and Facebook Live

Zoom Registration

Registration is required to attend this webinar series. The Zoom meeting number and link will be provided upon completion of the online registration. Visit www.aces.edu/go/B2Bzoom to register.

New to Zoom? Visit the Zoom website to watch a video that will help you prepare to attend.

Facebook Live

This webinar will be also be available through Facebook Live on the Alabama Extension at Alabama A&M University Facebook page.

2021 Dates and Topics

Back 2 Basics Winter 2021 Sessions

  • January 13 – Ornamental Grasses, the other Grass in the Landscape with Rudy Pacumbaba
  • January 27 – Composting & Vermicomposting with Roosevelt Robinson

Back 2 Basics Spring 2021 Sessions

  • February 10 – Topic and Speaker coming soon
  • February 24 – Topic and Speaker coming soon
  • March 10 – Topic and Speaker coming soon
  • March 24 – Topic and Speaker coming soon
  • April 7 – Topic and Speaker coming soon
  • April 21 – Topic and Speaker coming soon

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Previously Aired Webinars

Previous webinars are available to rewatch on our Facebook page in our videos folder. Not on Facebook? Contact Rudy Pacumbaba to receive a link to a previously aired webinar.

2020

  • April 1 – Getting Ready to Garden
  • April 8 – Controlling Weeds In your Gardens
  • April 15 – Attracting Native Pollinators to your Garden 
  • April 22 – Container Gardens 
  • April 29 – Herbs for Urban Gardens 
  • May 6 – Bioengineered Foods 
  • May 13 – Tool Talk 
  • May 20 – Equipment Maintenance 
  • May 27 – Five Fabulous Perennials 
  • June 3 – Kitchen-Scrap Gardening: Growing Tasty, Healthy Produce from Clean Kitchen Scraps
  • June 10 – 10 Most Wanted Bugs in your Garden
  • June 17 – Saving Time & Water with Irrigation
  • July 8 – Backyard Tomatoes
  • July 15 – Great Trees for Urban Gardens
  • July 22 – Disease Identification and Management in the Home Vegetable Garden
  • July 29 – 10 Underused Woody Shrubs for Alabama Landscapes
  • August 5 – Lights Out? Are Lightning Bugs in Peril? 
  • August 12 – Pest Identification and Control for Home Gardens 
  • August 19 – Hay Bale Gardens
  • September 2 – Fall & Winter Lawn Care
  • September 9 – Backyard Wildlife
  • September 16 – Trap Cropping & Pest Exclusion System for Home Gardens
  • September 23 – Basic Xeriscape Landscaping
  • September 30 – Ornamental Grasses, the other Grass in the Landscape
  • October 7 – Home Garden Vegetable Organic & Chemical Insecticide Overview
  • October 14 – Asian Crucifer Cultivation Guide for Alabama
  • October 21 – Composting & Vermiculture
  • October 28 – Backyard Birds & Bird Watching

More Information

Contact Rudy Pacumbaba for more information about this series, to receive a link to a previously aired webinar, or to learn about other Home Grounds gardening and landscaping programs.

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