Green County MGA

Green County Master Gardeners Association, Wisconsin

GCMGA Feb 26th Meeting Recap

The Green County Master Gardener Meeting held on Thursday, February 26th, included Jessica Swan, Orthopedic Therapist as our speaker.  Jessica spoke about “The Do’s & Don’t’s for Your Body During Gardening”.  Included in her discussions were tips for ergonomic gardening tools that fit your height and are comfortable to use. She also discussed proper ways to bend to protect your back and proper ways to kneel when weeding. Several tips were also given to prevent carpal tunnel in your wrists. View Jessica’s tips on the Ergonomic Principles and Gardening presentation.  With Jessica’s great tips, may we all have a safe gardening season!