Plant Sale Pick-Up Day Workshops

April 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am

Location

Alyson’s Orchard in Walpole, NH

Cost

Free

As part of our annual Conservation Plant Sale, please join us on April 29th at Alyson’s Orchard in Walpole, NH for two informative workshops:

 

Workshop #1: Getting Started with Fruit Trees and Shrubs

9:30am-10:30am

Are you interested in learning more about how to take care of the fruit trees and bushes on your property? Carl Majewski, UNH Cooperative Extension Agricultural Resources Educator, will demonstrate planting and pest management techniques and discuss site considerations.  Carl is always willing to answer your questions and supply helpful fact sheets.  Feel free to join us at this informal, but informational workshop

 

Workshop #2: Handling & Planting Bareroot Stock

11:00am-12:00pm

Here is a great opportunity to learn more about how to handle your newly acquired plants. Micheal Nerrie, steward of Distant Hill Gardens will take you through the process of taking care of your bareroot plants and answer questions about his method of planting & holding for more growth.  Distant Hill Garden is a unique, local educational garden holding workshops throughout the year.  Check out the Distant Hill Garden website at www.distanhillgardens.org