• Black raspberries, which are not cold hardy, are far harder to grow in our area.

• The Utah State University Garden mini expo is Saturday and April 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Thanksgiving Point. Select up to five one-hour workshops from the 20 offered at each expo. Cost is $5 per class. To register, call 801-768-7443 or go online at www.thanksgivingpoint.com.

• Larry Sagers will teach fruit-pruning classes in Tooele County on March 23 and 25. Call 435-843-2350 for more information.