|Succulent Plant from Bob Hyatt's Greenhouse|
Simply Succulents Workshop
|Turf Grass (Courtesy Univ. of Wisconsin)|
Turf Grass Workshop
|Blind Taste Testing (Photo: Laurie Collins)|
Tomato Day - Now on a Saturday!
August 23, 2014 - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Ag Heritage Grounds- Blind taste tests on over 20 varieties of tomatoes grown by Master Gardeners. Rate the tomatoes, taste salsa recipes for the People's Choice award, see winners of the biggest tomato and ugliest tomato contest. Free.
Angela Weathers Salsa Verde
Fall Into Gardening - Tours and Plant Sale
A new Master Gardener event this year will be on Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. across from the Ag Heritage Center near the barn. Tours of the Master Gardener Demonstration Gardens, fall plant sale and more. Visit the drought-tolerant, perennial, herb and pollinator gardens. Stroll through the Woodland Meadow and Native Habitat area and check out the Victory Garden with a variety of vegetables and fruits as well as the new 4-H Achievement Garden. Free. Parking at the Ag Heritage Center lot.
|Woodland Meadow and Native Habitat Area has paths to stroll through|
The plant sale will include plants, shrubs and trees grown here in Franklin County.
Are you interested in becoming a Penn State Master Gardener?
A new class is forming soon. Contact the office at the number below.
To register for workshops or receive e-mail or regular mailings of our upcoming events, contact the Franklin County Extension Office at 717-263-9226.