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Free Gardening Seminar

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where: Online via Zoom. Please pre register to gain access to the link.

Join the University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardeners of Benton County for their Gardening Seminar.
This evening event will include great horticulture topics, all are certain to learn from. All gardening enthusiasts are welcome to attend this free workshop.

KEYNOTE: Benefits of Native Grasses: Learn how grasses can benefit your garden and native pollinators. Hardy grasses for many sites will be covered along with several handouts.
Presented by Dr. Mary Meyer, Professor and Extension Horticulturist, and Director of Masters in Professional Studies-Horticulture for the University of MN.

SESSION 2: Emerald Ash Borer and Beyond: The Emerald Ash Borer is eating its way through Minnesota. This discussion will focus on what EAB means for the future of your trees and what you can do in the meantime.
Presented by Katie Drewitz, Extension Educator-Horticulture, Small Farms & Local Foods, University of Minnesota Extension

SESSION 3: Q & A Session with Extension Master Gardeners: Bring your gardening and horticulture questions and Extension Master Gardeners will answer them during this live Q & A session.