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Master Gardener Fall Expo – Hall Co. Master Gardener’s
September 23 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
One event on September 24, 2022 at 8:30 am
Make plans to join the Hall County Master Gardeners for their 2022 Fall Expo!
Friday, September 23 11:00 AM
- Jessica Moore, Hall County Family and Consumer Sciences Agent
“Food Preservation Basics”: An introduction to Food Preservation methods including canning, freezing and dehydrating. This topic will include information on preserving your garden’s harvest using proven at-home food methods.
Friday, September 23 1:00 PM
- Bo Roddis, Conservation Specialist, Athens Land Trust
“Handling Invasive Plant Species in North Georgia”: Bo will talk on managing invasive species in the Georgia Piedmont, many of which are common in our backyards, with a focus on environmental dangers, identification, and removal techniques. I will also include details about the summer conservation program that I help run with the Athens Land Trust (Young Conservation Stewards, or YCS), which focuses on eliminating harmful invasives from our area parks and reintroducing beneficial natives.
Saturday, September 24 11:00 AM
- Anita House, Hall County Master Gardener
“Seeds Today, Plant Tomorrow”: Saving seeds has been the norm for hundreds of years. Join us to learn methods to collect, preserve and store your favorite seeds. Trading seeds can be a great way to expand your gardens! We will have a few hands on examples.
Saturday, September 24 1:00 PM
- Elaine Kelly, Owner, The Potting Shed
“Peonies, Irises, Daffodils – What To Do In The Fall”: Elaine will share with us what needs to be done in the fall with these deer resistant perennials to have beautiful flowers for spring and summer.
FEE: $2 admission per adult (children free)