2017 Urban Agriculture & Community Garden Summit: We Dig Ohio

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Franklin Park Conservatory, The Wells Barn, 1777 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH
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Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens' Growing to Green Program presents: We Dig Ohio- 2017 Urban Agriculture & Community Garden Summit. Join us and become versed in relevant topics that will expand your gardening expertise. Attend sessions and workshops in a variety of subjects. Network, share and celebrate with individuals involved in projects across Ohio and beyond. This year's keynote speaker is Clara Coleman, a second-generation organic farmer, consultant, writer, TEDx and keynote speaker on sustainable four-season farming and daughter of renowned farming pioneer, Eliot Coleman. 

Topics include:

  • Four season gardening
  • Aquaponics
  • Garden economics
  • Plant pathology
  • Soil building
  • Crop selection

Registration is $60 or $45 for students with a valid ID, and includes admission to Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, lunch and break refreshments. Click here to learn more and register online.