February, 2012
Regional Report

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The Vegetable Garden Planting Schedule
Wondering when to plant your vegetable seeds? Find this information at When to Plant Vegetable Seeds. Planting times are determined according to USDA Hardiness Zones. Vegetables are listed alphabetically. Columns are Start Seeds Indoors, Plant Seed or Plants Outdoors, Between Rows Hand-Cultivated, Between Plants, Depth of Seeding, Amount of Seeds to Order per 20-foot Row.

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Pennsylvania Master Naturalist Program
The Pennsylvania Institute for Conservation Education and partners are holding training programs to become a volunteer Pennsylvania Master Naturalist. Deadline for registration for the Philadelphia training is past. Fall and Winter 2012 applications deadline is May 28, 2012 for training locations in Bucks County: Silver Lake Nature Center, Bristol, PA and Chester County: Bucktoe Creek Preserve, Kennett Square, PA. For complete schedule details, visit http://www.piceweb.org/p_pamasternaturalist.html. A Pennsylvania Master Naturalist has a passion for the natural world, participates in an intensive training program, and uses the training for volunteer leadership to address pressing conservation needs and challenges. The year-round program has three components: initial volunteer training course, volunteer service hours, and advanced training classes.

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