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Spring Garden Seminar

Event Details

March 7, 2015 8:30 AM — March 7, 2015 1:30 PM
Location: NICC Town Clock Center for Business
680 Main Street
Dubuque, IA
Contact Name: Laura Klavitter
Email: klavitte@iastate.edu
Phone: 5635836496
Website: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/springseminar

Event Description

Dubuque Co. Master Gardeners are kicking off the season with a brand new take on their annual Spring Garden Seminar. The Seminar now features three focused tracks on Home Landscapes, Fruit and Vegetable Gardening, and Wildlife Gardens where garden enthusiasts can mix and match sessions for a diversified experience in multiple gardening approaches.

Keynote speaker Cynthia Haynes, Iowa State University Department of Horticulture, Assistant Professor will be sharing her expertise on sustainable gardening and new perennials for 2015.

Guest speakers from Iowa State University and the Tri-State area will offer sessions on topics including turf grass management, edible landscaping, organic gardening, composting, pruning, insect/pest management, native plants, and butterfly gardens.

The Spring Garden Seminar will take place on March 7th at the NICC Town Clock Center for Business, 680 Main Street, Dubuque. Check-in registration begins at 7:30am and sessions take place until 1:30pm. Seating is limited so pre-registration is recommended.

Pre-Registration fee is $30 and includes light lunch and door prizes.

Visit Dubuque County Extension website for more information about sessions, speakers, and details. http://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/springseminar or call the Extension Office at 563-583-6496.

Date: Saturday, March 7th
Time: 8:30am-1:30pm
Location: NICC Town Clock Center for Business, 680 Main Street, Dubuque, Iowa

Cost: $30

Website: www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/springseminar

For questions, contact: Laura Klavitter at klavitte@iastate.edu