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Seed Starting Indoors in Skowhegan

March 31, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

A survey of the indoor environment and the strategies used to optimize conditions for seed germination, seedling growth, and acclimation to the outdoors. Variety selection and sowing schedules will be discussed as well as what qualities make a planting medium ideal for seed starting indoors. Light lunch will be provided before the presentation. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A discussion and an optional seed-sowing workshop.

Presented by: Brett Johnson, UMaine Extension Sustainable Agriculture and Horticulture Professional

Suggested Donation: $0–15

Register Online:

For special requests, contact Emily Collins at 207.474.9622 or email by March 28. If requests are received after this date, we may not have sufficient time to make necessary arrangements; however, all requests will be considered.


UMaine Cooperative Extension Somerset County
7 County Drive
Skowhegan, ME United States


Emily Collins