Community Event Gardening Siskiyou

From Dirt to Delight!

By Sheryl Wilkins, Pollinator Garden CoordinatorSisQ Bee Club The SisQ Bee Club has committed to its largest project to date, a Pollinator Garden, to be located on the grounds of the Siskiyou Golden Fair. The fair has generously offered a beautiful location for this project where thousands of visitors can […]

Gardening Siskiyou

Become a UC Master Food Preserver Volunteer

by Laura SnellIntermountain Master Food Preserver Program Coordinator  The University of California Master Food Preserver Program invites adults interested in helping others learn about safe home food preservation to apply for certification as a UC Intermountain Master Food Preserver (MFP) volunteer. The Intermountain MFP covers Modoc, Lassen, Siskiyou, Sierra and […]

Gardening Siskiyou

Soil is life

As a soil scientist for 33 years, I never really thought about the long history of soils on earth. I just focused on Siskiyou County’s forest soils. Siskiyou County has the most soil diversity compared to anywhere else in the United States. This is because our soil forming factors are […]