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Buncombe County Center NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA NC Cooperative Extension - Buncombe County Center, 49 Mt Carmel Rd #102, Asheville, NC 28806, USA Henderson County Center 9 months ago
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Description:  Lecture: Planning YourVegetable Garden

Presenter: Mary Alice Ramsey, ExtensionMaster Gardener Volunteer

With the anticipation of spring, nowis the time to PLAN. Join Mary Alice Ramsey as she presents Planning YourVegetable Garden and covers the following topics: identifying agardening site, selecting your vegetables, drawing a diagram, andimproving soil quality. She will also share information on gardentools and structures, seed and plant sources, getting started, andkeeping records.

Mary Alice’sgarden has been included in the Gardens of Fairview tours each springand her garden was featured in Southern Living magazine inAugust of 2017.

The talk is free butregistration is requested by calling 828-255-5522.

 

Mar 15 Thu

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Description: Event Date: February 20th and 21st, 2019
Time: 9:30 am Wednesday through lunch on Thursday
Location: Crowne Plaza Resort, Asheville, NC
Cost: $40 per person with pre-registration prior to February 7th. Registration at the door is $50

Registration required: To register: http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/commodit/horticul/tomatoes/

Conference Contact: To exhibit or sponsor, or for more information, contact Ellen Moss at 828-685-3989, ellen_moss@yahoo.com.

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