Category Archives: Urban Agriculture

2018 Arlington/Alexandria Urban Agriculture Symposium Reminder

From Virginia Cooperative Extension: Don’t forget to register for the 
2018 Arlington/Alexandria
Urban Agriculture Symposium! Continue reading

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October 2018 Public Education Events

Summer may be over but there is still more to learn from the Master Gardeners!
Attend one of our classes and talks – Native Shrubs for the Home Garden; Putting Your Garden to Bed; and Growing Season Extension and Winter Sowing (the last Wednesday Library Talk).

Be sure to join us at one of these special events:
The 2018 Arlington/Alexandria Urban Agriculture Symposium on Oct. 4, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Registration is open NOW!
The MG Demonstration Sunny and Quarry Shade Gardens Open House on Oct. 14, 1:00-3:00 p.m.

The Wednesday evening Library Plant Clinics end Oct. 14 but the Master Gardener Horticultural Help Desk is open year round, Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 12:00 noon. Continue reading

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Urban Agriculture, Agronomy, & Natural Resource Management Challenges in Brazil

Please join Virginia Cooperative Extension in welcoming Professor Celso Albuquerque from the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil.  Professor Albuquerque will talk about his work at the Universidade do Sul de Santa Catarina (UNISUL) in Urban Agriculture, Agronomy, and Natural Resource Management Challenges. Continue reading

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2018 Arlington/Alexandria Urban Agriculture Symposium

From Virginia Cooperative Extension: Registration is now open for the 2018 Arlington/Alexandria Urban Agriculture Symposium! Continue reading

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VCE Urban Agriculture Symposium

Print Version: 2016 Urban Agriculture Symposium Flyer Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, VCE Urban Agriculture Symposium – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford St., Arlington 22206 Held in conjunction with Urban Agriculture Month in Virginia. Keynote speaker will … Continue reading

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Urban Agriculture Symposium

VCE’s Urban Agriculture Symposium on Saturday, 3 October, offers something for anyone interested in growing food in urban areas for personal use or for sale. Whether it’s growing vegetables in small backyard spaces or community gardens, soilless production of mushrooms and microgreens, … Continue reading

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