Spring Garden Expo Coming Soon!!

The Barron County Master Gardener Volunteers invite you to attend the Spring Garden Expo coming up on April 6, 2019.  The cost of this year’s event is $30.00 and it will be held at WITC Conference Center, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868.  Registration deadline is March 29, 2019.  If you register after that date it will be $35.00.

This year’s Keynote Speaker is Mark Dwyer, Director of Horticulture at Rotary Botanical Gardens in Janesville, WI.  His 1st presentation will be, “Basics of Landscape Design.”  Advice will consist of design ideas that will create a beautiful setting that coincides with available maintenance and the expectations of the landscape itself.  His 2nd presentation will be “Sensational Seasonals.”  This presentation will cover new annuals to plant in either containers or directly into the garden.

Our second speaker is , Mike Racette, Farmers Market and CSA Gardener in Prairie Farm,  about “Vegetable Gardening.”  He will explore vegetables he has found to be great ones in his Northern Wisconsin garden.

Our third speaker will be, Tim Fehr, a Hybridizer of Daylilies, Eau Claire, WI.  He is a member of the American Hemerocallis Society.  His presentation will be, “What’s New in Daylilies.”  He’ll explore patterns, edges, unusual forms, spiders, minis, and giants.

For more details and the registration form click here . . .Brochure 2019 Spring Expo

Online registration will be available soon!