2019 4-H Small Fruit Sale
Henderson County 4-H is selling strawberry, blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, and asparagus plants to support programs and awards for youth. Plants are available for pre-order starting now through March 15, 2019. The sale will be on Saturday, April 6 at Henderson Farms. Pre-ordered plants will be available from noon to 4 p.m. Some extra plants will be available to the public from 2–4 p.m. All plants are bare root and should be planted soon.
Download and view the order form. Henderson Farms is located at 705 Tracy Grove Road, Flat Rock NC.
As an added bonus, two of our agents will be offering a class on planting and caring for your 4-H veggies, fruits, and berries. The class will be on Monday, April 8, from 6:30–8:30 p.m. Steve Pettis, Horticulture Extension Agent, will teach gardeners the basics of how to produce their own food at home. Basics such as site prep, soils, and pests will be covered. Karen Blaedow, Henderson County Small Fruit and Vegetable Extension Agent, will address the specific care of the plants purchased at the 4-H Plant Sale Fundraiser: specifically asparagus, blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries. This class will be $10 per person or $15 per couple. See the event page for more information.