The following public education programs scheduled by VCE Master Gardeners in Arlington and Alexandria in October 2018 are open to all, but space may be limited.
To reserve a spot, please register online.
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Register for the Oct. 5 Urban Agriculture Symposium
Classes | Plant Clinics | Wednesday Library Garden Talks
Friday, October 5, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church,
4000 Lorcom Lane, Arlington 22207
A day of fun, food, and learning on topics ranging from urban agriculture policy and innovation to vertical gardening, indoor and rooftop farming, soil health, agriculture business development, private and public community garden management, food waste recycling, season extension, edible landscaping, and building horticulture literacy. Keynote speaker will be Dr. Jewel Bronaugh, Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture. The 2018 symposium is sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension, Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia, Bushel, Greenstreet Gardens, Love & Carrots, Rooftop Roots, The Fertilizer Institute, and Virginia State University.
Registration is $30 plus $2 credit card fee.
Program schedule and advance registration are online
Registration on the day of the event starts at 8 a.m.
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