The San Mateo & San Francisco County Master Gardeners will present a free lecture on how to keep the soil healthy and alive. This lecture topic is part of the Richmond Branch Gardener series.
David Martinez the SMSF Master Garden and the owner of Dig It landscape & Garden Service in Pacifica will guide the audience through a variety of practices that will help homeowners improve the condition of their garden soil. The presentation will cover soil texture and structure, testing and improving soil, creating berms and raised bed gardening, composting, mulching and fertilizing. The talk is free and open to the public.