Friday, March 9, 2012

Master Gardener Plant Fair

Join us for a PLANT FAIR on Saturday, March 31, 2012 9:00 AM at the Orange County Extension Education Center. Vendors, educational events, kids activities, plants on sale and more ...

http://orange.ifas.ufl.edu/mg/pdffiles/2012%20Plant%20Fair%20Events%20.pdf

Dirt to Dinner - Summer Series


Use the summer months, between growing seasons, to plan your home garden.  Learn to grow, preserve and prepare fresh, safe, healthy Florida Foods. Topics include soil composting, insects and pests, organics, container gardening, square foot gardening, safe food preservation, storage, nutrition and food preparation.  The dates are July 13, 20, 27 and August 3, 10, 17. 
To register go online to
Deadline to register is July 6th.
Minimum to hold class is 15 ‐ maximum is 25.

 
 
Register early as the class fills up fast!
http://dirt2dinner.eventbrite.com.  Registration is $50.

Urban Farming Workshop

Urban Farming Workshop, Orange County Extension Education Center, March 21st, 2012
Topics covered this year include small poultry flocks, Florida's Cottage Food Law (homemade food sales), Blueberries, Aquaponics, Alternative ground covers and a field techniques tour. For more information: http://orange.ifas.ufl.edu/UF_workshop/pdffiles/Urban%20Farming%20Workshop%202012.pdf