March 21 @ 7:30pm:
GARDENERS' ROUND TABLE with 3 Shrewsbury market gardeners: Scott and Lindsay
Courcelle of Alchemy Gardens; Podge and Martha Sirjane of
Gardens; and Kara Fitzgerald and Ryan Wood-Beauchamp of Evening Song Farm.
questions, stories of garden successes and challenges, and hear reports from
Have you ever
wished you felt more confident pruning your apple trees?
If your answer is yes, then consider signing up for a PRUNING WORKSHOP, being offered in
Shrewsbury. The Shrewsbury Institute for Agricultural Education is sponsoring two 1½
hour sessions with orchardist Scott Bolotin, co-owner of Morning Star Nursery
and Perennials and in Rockingham. The workshop date is Sunday February 23rd (rain date Sunday March 2nd). The
first session will run from 10:30-12:00 am., the second from 12:30 -2:00 pm. Cost
is $15.00 per person, space is limited to 15 people per session, please
register early to ensure a place. Meeting
location to be announced. Call 492-3550 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up and for more details. Watch
the March Chit Chat for information about our upcoming grafting workshop and
scion wood swap!!!
Shrewsbury Institute for Agricultural Education (SAGE) and learn how to graft. The workshops will be led by Scott Bolotin
who brings over 35 years of grafting experience, and has taught grafting for
the Johnny Appleseed Society. This
workshop is suitable not only for beginners, but also those with some experience wanting to improve their
technique. The workshops will be held
in Shrewsbury on Saturday, March 29th, each session will last 2½ hours. Sessions begin at 10:00 a.m. &
1:30 p.m. Cost is $25 per person. Class size is limited, so sign up early. The rootstock used will be Antonovka, which
is a vigorous and hardy type, producing standard size trees. All materials will be provided, including a
good selection of scion wood to choose from.
If you have a favorite apple in your yard or neighborhood that you'd
like to replicate, feel free to bring some scion wood along. For more
information or to sign up please call 492-3377 or email email@example.com.
Shrewsbury Institute for Agricultural Education
This certificate admits the bearer to one free SAGE workshop.
may be required for some events,
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