Urban Horticulture Field Day- August 21

On Aug 21, 2010 from 10-3 we will be hosting our annual Urban Horticulture Field Day. Every year on the third Saturday in August we invite the public to our gardens for a fun, family-friendly, and educational event. This year we will be featuring the following:

  • Extension experts on insects and disease
  • Master gardeners to answer questions on flowers and vegetables
  • Garden staff and interns available to discuss this years varieties and trials
  • Organic vegetables and fruit for tasting and sale
  • Pepper roasting and salsa 11-3
  • Solar food dryer demonstration
  • Square Watermelon, Squash, and Tomato
  • Wisconsin Native Pollinators and how to attract them
  • Cut Flowers for Sale
  • Rain Barrels for sale -Sustain Dane
  • Garden Reference and Cookbook for sale-238 pages
  • Children’s Activities
  • Tour the garden 550 selections of flowers and vegetables.

We hope to see you there!