February Perennial Plant Society Meeting
For general information about upcoming events; here is information on this month's Perennial Plant Society Meeting:
Program: Dear Deer, Please Don't Eat Here by Carolyn Hoyne
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: 5800 Hillsboro Road at the Hillsboro Church of Christ (temporary location change)
Carolyn will have a slide show presentation and a handout with a comprehensive list of plants to dissuade deer, as well as a recipe for a homemade deer repellent. She has been gardening with the deer for 15 years and has a great deal of experience with the pests.
TSU's Third Friday Schedule for 2008
Here is a schedule of the Third Friday Workshops and Field Days at TSU for all interested parties:
March 20: Fruit Crop Production
April 18: Communities in Urban Tree Planting
May 16: Organic Farming In-field Demonstrations
June 20: In-field Specialty Crops Demonstrations
July 18: Small Business Development
August 8: Small Farm Expo/Small Farmers Recognition Program
September 19: Rural Land Ownership
October 17: Fall Vegetable Field Day
November 21: Marketing and Economics of Agricultrual Enterprises
For further information you can contact: Bridgett Bush Collins at (615) 963-5833.
I will bring some brochures to Tuesday evening's meeting regarding the workshops for all interested.
As is typical when I post about the PPS, I have included a picture of my son. If you look closely at my cedar tree, near the top and to the right, you will see the Jimster way up high. To be young again.
in the garden....