2022 MSU Tollgate Farm HomeGrown Gardening Series: Bring Eden to Our Communities with Edible Forests (Hybrid)

May 14, 2022 10:00AM - 11:00AM

Zoom and Hybrid

Contact: koehle43@msu.edu

A photo of kale growing in a vegetable garden.

2022 MSU Tollgate Farm HomeGrown Gardening Series

 Second Saturday Series, 10 - 11 a.m. ET

Join us for this interactive virtual and hybrid series on home vegetable gardening. Are you interested in starting a vegetable garden for the first time or are you an experienced veggie gardener looking to explore new ideas? All levels of experience are welcome at this series designed to encourage and support home vegetable gardeners!

May 14 - Bring Eden to Our Communities with Edible Forests (Hybrid) - Naim Edwards, Director of Detroit-MSU Partnership for Food, Land, and Innovation, MSU Extension Specialist  

Edible Forests are landscapes that integrate woody fruit and nut crops. In this presentation, Naim will discuss his experiences with edible forests, explain their relevance, and share about his work in Detroit to make them a reality. Participants will learn about Michigan fruits and nuts and the benefits of spreading them across the landscape.

$12 per session for one household, $90 for all eight sessions

Preregistration required. Recorded lectures available to paid registrants. A link will be sent prior to the session.
Series will be virtual with select hybrid sessions (virtual and in-person combined). Non-refundable.

MSU Tollgate Farm and Education Center
28115 Meadowbrook Rd., Novi, MI 48377

COVID-19 UPDATE: We are planning for a mix of in-person/hybrid programming in 2022. All participants, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask while indoors on MSU property or any property that is reserved or rented exclusively for an MSU activity. Please do not attend any programs, meetings, or events if you feel ill.


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