The Ascension Parish Master Gardeners Association’s next educational gardening and landscaping workshop series will feature sessions on bugs and vegetables.

The series, under the direction of the LSU Agricultural Center, includes a program at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Ascension Parish Library’s Galvez branch. The “Vegetable Gardening with the Guys” talk will be led by Ascension Parish County Agent Craig Roussel and include information from a group of Master Gardeners who have developed their own approaches to make vegetable gardening easier and more productive.

To register, call (225) 622-3339.

Kim J. Pope, pesticide safety education coordinator with the LSU AgCenter, will talk about how to handle pesticides correctly for different pest-infected situations during a 6:30 p.m. March 3 program at the Ascension Parish Library’s Gonzales location.

To register, call (225) 647-3955.