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Smart Gardening with Season Extension--Escanaba MI

Sponsoring Organization: MSUE

Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Start Time: 5:00 p.m.

End Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location : OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group, Conference Room, 401 Ludington St., Escanaba, MI 49829

Description of the Event: This free program is open to anyone interested in learning more about Michigan State University's Smart Gardening initiative. A presentation will be given on Smart Gardening - Season Extension and home gardeners will learn methods to extend their growing season. Season Extension supplies will be on hand; a demonstration will also be provided on how to install and use row covers in a home gardening setting. Door prize will be awarded.

Following the presentation, a tour will be given of the Serenity Garden at OSF which is a Michigan Extension Advanced Master Gardener volunteer project.

After the tour, a Michigan Extension Master Gardener potluck will take place. Anyone is welcome to participate in the potluck; please bring a dish to pass.

Contact: Rebecca Krans, 906-875-0606,

Education Credit Hours: 2.5

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