[Ok-sus] Kerr Center gardening/farming/ranching 2015 events

mauramcdermot.kerrcenter mauramcdermot.kerrcenter at ecewb.com
Mon Apr 20 18:41:51 UTC 2015

In 2015 the Kerr Center has a full lineup of public workshops and field days
planned, beginning Saturday, May 9, with a plasticulture workshop (see
below; registration deadline is April 24). The events are low-cost or free.
Learn about organic gardening, sustainable livestock production,
pollinators, native plants, water quality and conservation and more. To
see/download a brochure click

Or visit the Kerr Center events page at
http://kerrcenter.com/news-and-events/events/ for more info, to register
online, or download a registration form.


Plasticulture Workshop: Using Plastic Mulch in your Home or Market Garden @
Kerr Center 

May 9 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm 

Enjoy a spring afternoon in the lovely Poteau River Valley and learn about
using plastic mulch and drip irrigation for vegetable production.

Program will include indoor presentations and outdoor demonstration.

Join ODAFF Market Coordinator Micah Anderson, Kerr Center hort manager
George Kuepper and farmer Glynnis Coleman on the Kerr Center's Cannon
Horticulture Plots as they set up a drip irrigation line and lay plastic
mulch. Get tips and see tools. Learn about the pros and cons of plastic

Pre-registration required by April 24.

$25, includes snacks and drinks.

Space is limited, so register early. (Note: Cancel by April 24 to receive a




Maura Ann McDermott

Communications Director

Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture

PO Box 588

Poteau, OK 74953

www.kerrcenter.com <http://www.kerrcenter.com/> 



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