Gardening in the Mountains presents:
Bountiful Backyard Berries
Thursday, March 16, 2023
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Virtual attendance via Zoom video and audio internet connection
Presenter: Meghan Baker – NC Cooperative Extension Agent
Small fruits, such as blueberries, strawberries, and brambles enhance backyard gardens, providing beauty, habitat, and delicious flavors. Meghan Baker will teach us how to choose the proper site for a variety of small fruits and discuss cultural requirements for consistent harvests. She will describe varieties best-suited for our WNC region and help us on our way to truly fruitful, abundant harvests.
Meghan Baker is an outreach educator with NC Cooperative Extension, assisting small diversified farms in the Buncombe County region. Known for her expertise on a broad variety of plant crops, she balances production information within the larger realm of ecological stewardship. As a Certified Environmental Educator and Certified Interpretive Guide, she relishes any opportunity to share her love of nature with others.
Registration: The talk is free but registration is required. Please click on the link below to register. If you encounter problems registering or if you have questions, call 828-255-5522.
Zoom seminar access: After registration, you will receive an email with instructions and a link to join this online live broadcast via Zoom. The ability to access Zoom through a computer, tablet or smartphone with a reliable internet connection is necessary to attend.