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Lunch ‘n Learn: Extending the Growing Season

Event Details

September 2, 2015 12:15 PM — September 2, 2015 12:45 PM
Location: Multicultural Family Center
1157 Central Ave.
Dubuque, 52001
Contact Name: Laura Klavitter
Email: klavitte@iastate.edu
Phone: 5635836496
Website: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/news/extendingtheseason

Event Description

Extending the growing season and increasing productivity will be the topic for the Dubuque County Master Gardener “Lunch n’ Learn” talk on Wednesday, September 2nd, 12:15 – 1:00pm, at the Multicultural Family Center. Techniques such as fall plantings, succession planting, row covers, hoop houses, and cold frames will be discussed. Participants are welcome to bring their own suggestions and experiences with season extension to share with the group. Resources on how to implement these techniques will be shared at the talk. A hands-on workshop on how to construct a cold frame or hoop house will be scheduled as a follow-up activity. Details will be announced soon on the Dubuque County Extension website and facebook page. Date: September 2nd Time: 12:15-12:45pm Location: Multicultural Family Center: 1157 Central Ave. Dubuque, Iowa 52001 Cost: FREE Lunch ‘n Learns are FREE to attend, no registration required. Walk-ins are welcome!