Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Kanawha County Office
4700 MacCorkle Avenue SE
Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25304

Phone: 304-720-9573
Fax: 304-205-7863
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:00
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Don’t think you have enough space or enough time to grow a bountiful garden? Think again. By using some creative ideas, you can squeeze more vegetables out of your space than you ever thought and can even save time (and money) doing it. The following resources can give you ideas and help you get growing.

Intensive Gardening Basic Presentation

View the slides used in “Making the Most of Your Garden Space”, as presented by extension agent John Porter. These slides cover basic information for raised beds, square foot gardening, season extension and interplanting. Full Slides Handouts (six slides per page)

Selected Extension Resources for Intensive Gardening

Raised Bed Gardening (Oklahoma)
Intensive Vegetable Gardening (Virginia)
Extending Harvest With Succession Planting (Missouri)
Specialized Gardening Techniques (Wisconsin)