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Gardening in the Valley Symposium

March 9 @ 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Scheduled Topics and Speakers Include:

Greenhouses: Is One in Your Future? TIM OHLWILER – Extension Agent, Agriculture and Natural Resources – Horticulture.

With Nature in Mind: Design & Plants for Resilient Gardens. C. COLESTON BURRELL – Garden Designer, Lecturer, Author and Photographer.

Foraging in Your Own Backyard: Edible Weeds and Ornamental Plants. FRANK HYMAN – Writer, Gardener, and Keeper of Backyard Chickens.

GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms): What’s in Your Garden? DEBORAH KOLLER AND BETSY BROWN – Extension Master Gardeners

$65 registration includes continental breakfast and hot lunch, plus chance to mingle with speakers, get books signed, and win door prizes during breaks!

Shop from garden vendors with native plants, herbs, and other goodies, as well as books for sale by the speakers and authors of interest.

Check in between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. and enjoy breakfast.
Welcome address kicks off the day at 8:45 a.m., and talks end by 4:00 p.m.

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March 9
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Hester Auditorium
1460 University Drive
Winchester, VA 22601 United States
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