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Alachua County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Ag Fest

UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County
2800 NE 39th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32609
United States
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Event Description:

The Master Gardener Plant Sale will have a variety of herbs, annuals, perennials, natives, trees and more will be available at exceptional prices.

Master Gardener volunteers will be on site for advice on selection and care of your plants. This annual plant sale is a fundraiser for the Alachua County Master Gardener Volunteer Program.  The funds are used for school gardens and community gardens throughout the county, summer camp scholarships for youth and more. In 2018 over 100 Master Gardener Volunteers gave more than 10,000 hours of service to the community.

The Ag Fest will be providing information on the following: beekeeping, composting, 4-H program, Department of Agriculture, Florida-Friendly Landscaping™, Food & Nutrition Program, raised bed gardening, and more.  In addition, presentations are scheduled on Growing Herbs that will be held from

8:45-9:15 a.m. and Cooking with Herbs from 9:45-10:15 a.m. (subject to change).  Come and learn more about locally grown food, producing and growing food.

Admission and parking are free. For more information about this program call (352)955-2402.