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​A non-formal educational program designed to help people use science-based knowledge to improve their lives. As RI's land grant university, URI implements Extension programming in RI. Follow this page or subscribe to our events on Facebook to stay updated on Extension workshops and events throughout the year!

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Outreach

Upcoming Events

Private Well Water Workshop

Well water golden rule: If you drink it, test it! Learn how Kingston, R.I. – If you use a private well for drinking water, be a smart well owner. Make...

11/12 6pm
Drip Irrigation

For many years, URI Master Gardeners have been touting the benefits of drip irrigation in home gardens. Master Gardeners use drip irrigation on most of their...

11/14 2pm
How to Start a Native Plant Garden

The presentation will discuss the rationale for native pollinators - Where do I start from site assessment, design, plant selection, site preparation,...

11/27 7pm
URI Poinsettia Sale

Friday, 11/30/2018 from 11-4 PM AND Saturday, 12/1/2018 from 9-12 PM Each year, the URI Master Gardener Program participates in the North American...

11/30 11am
URI Poinsettia Sale

Friday, 11/30/2018 from 11-4 PM AND Saturday, 12/1/2018 from 9-12 PM Each year, the URI Master Gardener Program participates in the North American...

12/1 9am

Recent Events

Native Flower Tour

10/27/2018

Pollinator Gardens

10/18/2018

House Plants

10/18/2018

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