University of Wyoming Extension News

Powell UW Extension office offers fall brown-bag series

Brown-bag seminars are noon-1 p.m. Thursdays in October at the Powell Branch of the Park County Library.

Learn the do’s and don’ts of how to build a wreath with “Herbal wreaths for your home” by UW horticulturist Joyce Johnston Oct. 3.

Have you been trying to start a compost pile or worm composting bin? Park County master gardener Ann Hinckley will present “Composting” Thursday, Oct. 10.

Cut flowers for celebrations come from a highly integrated global market. UW Extension educator Sandra Frost will discuss “The Cut Flower Industry” Oct. 17.

With winter temperatures coming soon, gardeners change focus from outside gardens to indoor houseplants. Park County master gardener Kendra Morris presents “Houseplant How-To” Oct. 24. Learn how to select plants to match a home environment and their care.

For more information, contact Frost in Powell at 307-754-8836 or