Winter Garden Fair – New Year’s Day – January 1st, 2014
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
New Year’s Day
Garden Fair – Tree Pruning & Planting Demonstrations – Garden Experts
Saturday, Jan 1st, 10 am – 1 pm-ish.
at the Sweet Tomato Test Garden,
5910 Sheila Av., LV 89108.
Linn Mills, RJ Gardening Columnist, Pruning Fruit Trees
OK Leslie Doyle, Organic Gardening Magazine, Killing Wood Boring Insects & others
wcb Don Fabbi, Doolitte Community Gardens, Growing Berries (the best varieties to grow)
OK John Kohler, Growing Your Greens
Tony Valenti, First Choice Tree Service, Pruning Landscape Trees
wcb Dennis Swartzell, Care of fruit and landscape trees (?),
No out of town Janet Knight, How to Cook with Solar Energy
OK Holly Rivney, CLUCK – Urban Chicken Keeping
Learn how to keep chickens in your garden – talk to Holly Rivney, from CLUCK, she also will have local, free-range eggs for sale
Learn how to cook with a solar oven and taste some freeze dried food.
Don Fabbi will share info on the best berries to grow in Las Vegas
We’ll show you how to prune your fruit or landscape trees and kill the wood borers
Meet John Kohlar, Travelling Garden Explorer from Growing Your Greens
Parking is on the street – shuttle to the garden is available along Sheila Av. Toot as you arrive and the shuttle car will pick you up and bring you back (and forth)
Bring some money with you – you may want to purchase something from the vendor displays – some nice and useful things..
If you have left-over cookies, etc., from the holidays you are welcome to recycle here – place them on the counter at the outdoor kitchen for others to share (please make a tag so we know whose and what they are).
You can recycle your large 15-gallon nursery cans here.